Archive for 2006
The solution to last week’s question, and a very easy puzzle.
With enough time and patience and bananas, can we go as far as we please?
A classic puzzle reveals why rockets require so much fuel, even for wee payloads.
Albert Einstein is often quoted as saying that compound interest is the most powerful force in the universe. He didn’t really say that, but the sentiment is valid. If you compound more and more frequently, is there a limit on the interest one can earn?