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The secret of egg tapping boiled down: outsmart your peers on Greek Easter

Once a year, engineers can put shell theory into practice in a less conventional way: by winning their family’s egg cracking competition (also known as egg knocking or egg tapping). 864 more words

Explaining the S-shape of the backbone with Euler

It was time for the creation of the backbone. God had already given His decision about the geometry. Among all of the alphabets available on the planet Earth, He chose the Latin alphabet, and among all of the letters in the Latin alphabet, He chose ‘S’. 419 more words


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I use non-SGI computers more and more (both my phone and my tablet are Ubuntu Touch based and my 2nd desktop is the Intel Compute Stick with the Ubuntu) but I still use my O2 most time. 57 more words

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