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Forum: Soap Box 2021-01-15, 16:41
Replies: 296
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Posted By Nick
:groan:

:groan:
Forum: Miscellaneous Math 2021-01-15, 15:37
Replies: 6
Views: 195
Posted By Nick
Yes, that's the 2nd one. And the 3rd one uses...

Yes, that's the 2nd one.
And the 3rd one uses Mersenne numbers (for prime p, a prime factor of \(M_p\) is greater than p).
Forum: Soap Box 2021-01-15, 13:19
Replies: 73
Views: 6,095
Posted By Nick
There's a thread...

There's a thread (https://www.mersenneforum.org/showthread.php?t=19695) for that!

MODERATOR NOTE: Aye-aye! Posts moved from "terrorists" thread
Forum: Miscellaneous Math 2021-01-15, 10:54
Replies: 6
Views: 195
Posted By Nick
For anyone who hasn't seen it yet: Proofs from...

For anyone who hasn't seen it yet:
Proofs from The Book (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Proofs_from_THE_BOOK)
Forum: Science & Technology 2021-01-13, 16:24
Replies: 60
Views: 2,747
Posted By Nick
Such dishes also get used for tracking satellites...

Such dishes also get used for tracking satellites - both your own and other people's.
Forum: jwaltos 2021-01-13, 09:27
Replies: 6
Views: 274
Posted By Nick
Yes but you need an abstract framework in order...

Yes but you need an abstract framework in order to define precisely what you mean when you say things like "quantification and geometry".


Have you looked at Representation Theory yet? If not,...
Forum: Languages -- Ancient & Modern, Human & Machine 2021-01-12, 16:18
Replies: 1
Views: 153
Posted By Nick
Foreign words with a twist

This is a thread about words taken from one language and used with a related but distinct meaning in another language.

A typical way in which this occurs is that common nouns in local languages...
Forum: Miscellaneous Math 2021-01-12, 09:32
Replies: 8
Views: 400
Posted By Nick
Try Gaussian integers!

Try Gaussian integers!
Forum: jwaltos 2021-01-11, 23:01
Replies: 6
Views: 274
Posted By Nick
Thom later remarked that if instead of calling it...

Thom later remarked that if instead of calling it "catastrophe theory" he had said “the use of Qualitative Dynamics methods in the interpretation of natural phenomena”, there would never have been...
Forum: Lounge 2021-01-11, 16:13
Replies: 2
Views: 117
Posted By Nick
You could suggest she enjoy some boemboe...

You could suggest she enjoy some boemboe (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bumbu_%28seasoning%29) during the winter weeks instead.
Forum: jwaltos 2021-01-11, 08:18
Replies: 6
Views: 274
Posted By Nick
You mention Grothendieck but your thinking...

You mention Grothendieck but your thinking reminds me more of René Thom.
Forum: Lounge 2021-01-09, 21:37
Replies: 962
Views: 64,014
Posted By Nick
Good news indeed! :smile:

Good news indeed! :smile:
Forum: LaurV 2021-01-08, 10:08
Replies: 12
Views: 352
Posted By Nick
In Germany, many foreign films are dubbed with a...

In Germany, many foreign films are dubbed with a new German soundtrack.
So you could watch a film you already know but with all the speech in German instead.
Forum: Soap Box 2021-01-07, 12:35
Replies: 296
Views: 23,812
Posted By Nick
Yes, the Dutch vaccination program has been slow...

Yes, the Dutch vaccination program has been slow to get started.
Out ministers had to admit this a few days ago in parliament.
Forum: Miscellaneous Math 2021-01-05, 20:13
Replies: 4
Views: 254
Posted By Nick
I think people do Algebraic Topology in order to...

I think people do Algebraic Topology in order to capture the deep underlying idea without having to wade through all that applied mathematics!
Forum: Soap Box 2021-01-05, 09:29
Replies: 230
Views: 23,585
Posted By Nick
U.S. judge blocks Trump sanctions targeting human...

U.S. judge blocks Trump sanctions targeting human rights lawyers, war crimes tribunal

Reuters article:...
Forum: Soap Box 2021-01-04, 14:07
Replies: 296
Views: 23,812
Posted By Nick
Apparently, the UK inland revenue has now decided...

Apparently, the UK inland revenue has now decided it is a global revenue:
https://www.bbc.com/news/business-55530721
Forum: Soap Box 2021-01-04, 12:52
Replies: 296
Views: 23,812
Posted By Nick
I hope you can still get to La Palma when you...

I hope you can still get to La Palma when you need to!
Forum: Soap Box 2021-01-04, 09:14
Replies: 296
Views: 23,812
Posted By Nick
As part of Brexit, the UK has left the Erasmus...

As part of Brexit, the UK has left the Erasmus student exchange program.
British students can no longer easily do part of their degree at another university in mainland Europe.
Forum: Soap Box 2021-01-03, 17:27
Replies: 296
Views: 23,812
Posted By Nick
The first 10 British citizens have been refused...

The first 10 British citizens have been refused entry to the Netherlands.
They had tested negative for Covid but, now that the UK is fully out of the EU, Covid rules also require them to show that...
Forum: Lounge 2021-01-03, 15:52
Replies: 1,087
Views: 77,683
Posted By Nick
... installed no doubt using the command...

... installed no doubt using the command mountie...
Forum: Lounge 2021-01-03, 10:01
Replies: 1,664
Views: 99,091
Posted By Nick
My sister's entire family had it and they have...

My sister's entire family had it and they have all recovered fully.
We hope your nephew gets well soon - and that you stay well, too.
Forum: Lounge 2020-12-31, 23:00
Replies: 46
Views: 3,320
Posted By Nick
Happy New (semiprime) Year!

Happy New (semiprime) Year!
Forum: Soap Box 2020-12-31, 16:33
Replies: 356
Views: 30,608
Posted By Nick
Hacked home cams used to livestream police raids...

Hacked home cams used to livestream police raids in swatting attacks
https://www.bbc.com/news/technology-55499164
Forum: Soap Box 2020-12-29, 14:02
Replies: 296
Views: 23,812
Posted By Nick
References to decades-old computer software are...

References to decades-old computer software are included in the new Brexit agreement
https://www.bbc.com/news/technology-55475433
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