Sometimes I wonder about interesting things, such as how much energy would it take to boil all the water of Lake Washington: The volume of Lake Washington is 2.89 km31 The average lake temperature is 9.71°C2 It takes 4.19 Joules to raise the temperature of 1g of water by 1°C: 3 The density of water…
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@rands To err is human; to check is engineering.
This post was originally just going to be a link to a video. Then I started doing some more research and some more digging and this post is what I’ve come up with. I think this is a testament to the magnitude of the idea I’m going to be passing on. Thus, whatever you are…
Ignite Seattle 10 is coming up just around the corner on June 14th, so mark your calendars. They had a call for submissions and I thought, “What the heck. But what to present on? It needs to be funny, but also relevant. And not a shill for some product.” As it turned out, I had…
Someone I know at school, Islin Moy, posted this note. I felt compelled to share it because it’s basically what I’m feeling right now.
In your senior year second semester, you will experience stress levels not felt since failing your first test…
More or less shamelessly taken from Wired. Check out the Wired article to read all the gory details about why it sucks:
5. Awful Textbooks
4. Professors are Rarely Encouraging
3. Dearth of Quality Counseling
2. Other Disciplines Have Inf…
The youth pastor at my home church has a son, Ben, who was diagnosed with a Neuroblastoma almost two months ago. He’s only two years old. It’s sometime been difficult to be so far away from them; not that I could do anything, but I still feel help…