Archive for the ‘Creatives’ Category

“Let’s Go Fly a Kite!”

  Let’s go fly a kite, Up to the highest height, Let’s go fly a kite, And send it soaring….. Up to the atmosphere, Up where the air is clear, Oh, let’s go…fly a kite!   Do you remember this song from Mary Poppins? We should go “fly a kite” all the time! By this, […]

“Mathematics and the 10 Paramis”

  I realize that the skills required in doing mathematics can be transferred to real-life. In mathematics, what is required is essentially to simplify all problems. Similarly, if one can see beyond the numbers and procedures involved, then one sees the intrinsic value of learning mathematics. Through mathematics, we can also impart and teach the […]

“16 Things It Took Me Over 50 Years to Learn”

Received via E-mail. “16 Things it took me over 50 years to learn” – By: Dave Barry, Nationally Syndicated Columnist. Funny enough, but did Dave really write that list floating around the internet?   1. Never, under any circumstances, take a sleeping pill and a laxative the same night. 2. If you had to identify, […]

“Comments made in 1955”

  Circulated via e-mail, Comments from 1955. For modern readers, the lists can exemplify a variety of purposes – express a nostalgic belief that the world was a better place in some previous golden era, and they can also provide the reassurance that people have always struggled with the very same kinds of problems that […]

“The Escherian Stairwell”

Video documents the existence of a never-ending stairwell “Escherian Stairwell” On April 2013, many people were amazed and puzzled by a video from the Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT) purportedly documenting the existence of a “Escherian Stairwell” which “violates the laws of physics and basic logic by looping back into itself”. I would like to […]