Silly Puzzles

March 27, 2008

Nature effect

Filed under: Uncategorized — tegirinenashi @ 7:14 pm

Dr. Toad stidied extinction of certain frog species somewhere in a fogotten African jungle. She suggested some other causal mechanism rather than global warming. As a result, the only venue she was able to publish her results was Journal of Coloured Amphibia (or some such). Calculate how many links to climate change Dr. Toad has to introduce in order for the article to be featured in Nature magazine.


Widescreen — see more with less

Filed under: Uncategorized — tegirinenashi @ 5:58 pm

The widescreen format aspect ratio is 16:9, the standard screen is 4:3. After visiting widescreen advocacy website Xander decided to sew off the top and bottom his standard television box to widescreen aspect ratio. Calculate the percentage of additional cinematic
material Xander can watch on augmented TV set which was hidden from his view before.

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