Learningz, February 10

The Olympics are in full-swing now and I hope the winter sports fans among us are rejoicing. Here’s an interesting article on the approach to funding that the U.S. Olympic team has taken (and the “ecosystem” it has created). What do you think Zeople? Has the US taken the right approach.. http://www.csmonitor.com/World/Olympics/2014/0207/Why-USA-will-win-Sochi-Olympics-medal-count.-It-s-not-what-you-think.-video This paragraph stood […]

Beauty in Numbers

“Why are numbers beautiful? It’s like asking why is Beethoven’s Ninth Symphony beautiful. If you don’t see why, someone can’t tell you. I know numbers are beautiful. If they aren’t beautiful, nothing is.” — Paul Erdös

The Impenetrable Utterances of Warren G. Harding

“I would like the government to do all it can to mitigate, then, in understanding, in mutuality of interest, in concern for the common good, our tasks will be solved.” That’s Warren G. Harding, and God knows what he meant. Harding’s utterances were so impenetrable that they developed a sort of fascinated following. “He writes […]