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Building a Computer: Part I

During my senior year in high school, I was fortunate enough to participate in the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair. At the awards banquet I was seated with fourteen others and we each had the choice of ordering either salmon or steak for our respective entrées. I noticed that while taking our fifteen different [...]

2017-01-13T10:05:48-07:00December 25th, 2013|The expert's corner|0 Comments

More Brainteasers

As promised, I’m back to tell you more about myself and tickle your brain! I’m terribly sorry for giving such a short description of my background in my last post. If I had to describe myself in another $latex leq 5$ words, I’d write: “Breakdancing, bodybuilding physicist… Ladies: single.” Problem 1: A thousand balloons numbered [...]

2017-01-13T10:05:48-07:00December 16th, 2013|The expert's corner|Comments Off on More Brainteasers

The allure of elegance

On one of my many short-lived attempts to study for the International Physics Olympiad, I picked up a copy of a well-known textbook by Halliday and Resnick. My high school didn’t offer a course in electricity and magnetism, so I figured I would have to teach myself about the topic if I wanted to solve [...]

2017-01-13T10:06:03-07:00September 24th, 2012|Real science, The expert's corner|13 Comments