Monthly Archives: December 2014

How to get mice out of the ceiling

Late at night, not a creature is stirring, except for the mice scratching away in the ceiling – as I am a renter, I can not access the ceiling, nor do any damage to the property. The real estate agent is currently unavailable…

Origin of the concept of dimension?

When and how did the concept of dimension first emerge — the realisation that there is some “3-ness” about the world we live in, an analogous “2-ness” about the surface of a table, and “1-ness” about a line?

Certainly it mus…

How to deal with unfair judges

I’m in Chung-do-kwan; we practice speed, precision, strength, focus, and balance.

In last years tournament, I faced up against an opponent who probably shouldn’t have even been in my group due to size and skill.

All four of…

What tie breakers exist?

There are cases that a tie might arise in Poker. In many of those cases the ending point of the straight or the highest number in a pair wins.
For example

Straight to 9 beats straight to 8.
Two pairs Aces over Queens beat…