Archive for October 15th, 2006

15
Oct
06

Work The Numbers

I will readily admit that I can be, at times, quite challenged and some aspects of math. So I need some help. Why is it that Burger King charges about a dollar for four chicken tenders, but charges three dollars for eight?

15
Oct
06

SETI BOINC

   

I’ve been participating in the distributed computing project, SETI@home, for quite some time now. Essentially, millions of computers all around the world are donating their spare computing cycles to crunch data from the Arecibo radio telescope in Puerto Rico. All of these computers are looking for some sign that ET is trying to communicate. No luck, yet! Click on the display of my user stats to find out more.

15
Oct
06

Hot or Not Hot?

As the video states, “no wonder our sense of beauty is distorted”.

We really are putting way too much pressure on our daughters as they grow up.