Love of numbers: How equations changed the world
I was one of those annoying kids who actually liked equations. I collected them in a notebook. I loved the way you could plug a few numbers into an equation and find out how bright ... doing any of the sums. It’s like enjoying music without knowing ...
So What Do You Do, Sara Horowitz, Founder and Executive Director of the Freelancer's Union?
Sara Horowitz ... How do you foresee the freelance workforce growing in the next five years, and how can they meet professional needs in ways that traditional 9-to-5-ers can't? There was a tipping point that happened like three years ago.
How Old Are Your Ears? Find Out In Seconds, Then Do Something About It
This is a public service announcement: Please take care of your ears, because, like boiled ... that lack the combustion engine, amplified sound, and other modern accouterments. Are your ears older or younger than you? You can find out below.
Meet the JMFB: Beef-Infused Rye, and a Whole Lot of Fire
How do you drink a man? You heard me. How do you find the gastronomic, alcoholic equivalents to ... And that's just what we've done. It's Einstein's lost equation: Meat + Whiskey = Love. It's Friday afternoon, you've made it through the long week, and ...
The Drake Equation Revisited: Interview with Planet Hunter Sara Seager
Upcoming NASA missions such as the Transiting Exoplanet Satellite Survey (TESS) and the James Webb Space Telescope, both due to launch around 2018, should be able to find and characterize Earth-like ... you about the values you plugged into this equation?