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by Endless_Nameless
Wed May 02, 2012 11:44 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1050: "Forgot Algebra"
Replies: 360
Views: 87867

Re: 1050: "Forgot Algebra"

Wow, this comic sure had fed a lot of discussion! I don't think that Randall was saying that people should not disagree with the way math is taught or the alleged necessity to learn it. I think this comic is about people who didn't learn (or sometimes didn't care for) some particular subject, and ar...
by Endless_Nameless
Wed Feb 22, 2012 12:18 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1020: "Orion Nebula"
Replies: 99
Views: 27349

Re: 1020: "Orion Nebula"

The interesting thing to me is that the Greek constellations are not the only set of drawings in the sky. Some of them can be seen in the ((recommended and free) software Stellarium, where you can choose to see constellation from different cultures. To me, the most interesting constellation set is f...
by Endless_Nameless
Wed Jun 15, 2011 12:50 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0912: "Manual Override"
Replies: 104
Views: 28411

Re: 0912: "Manual Override"

If the intention was not to refer to the AF 447 recently blackbox investigation, this comic could have the same GNU joke if it was used a space shuttle (much more complex than an airplane), a car, someone in a missile, someone in an military aircraft, or any other kind of fast transportation. The jo...

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