Monthly Archives: September 2011

Everything Is Possibly Wrong

But it usually isn’t. This past week, scientists at CERN announced some very interesting results suggesting that neutrinos may be able to travel faster than the speed of light.  This is understandably big news, so you almost certainly didn’t read … Continue reading

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If the Earth Were a Cube

What if the Earth were a cube instead of (approximately) a sphere?  I saw this same strange question twice in the last couple of weeks, first in a Reddit post linking to a good Ask a Mathematician article, then again in … Continue reading

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