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MIT Celebrates ‘Pi Day’ With Star Wars-Themed Video

MIT Celebrates ‘Pi Day’ With Star Wars-Themed Video DevNull127 writes: MIT has a long-standing custom. High faculty seniors who’ve been accepted into subsequent yr’s class at MIT are knowledgeable on Pi Day (March 14th — that’s, three/14). And every year there’s additionally a slick video touting the URL the place …

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Would Star Trek’s Transporters Kill and Replace You?

Would Star Trek’s Transporters Kill and Replace You? schwit1 quotes Syfy Wire: There is, admittedly, some ambiguity about exactly how Trek’s transporters work. The occasions of some episodes subtly contradict occasions in others. The closest factor to an official phrase we have now is the Star Trek: The Next Generation …

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Physics undergrads crunched numbers for Star Trek’s tribble problem

Physics undergrads crunched numbers for Star Trek’s tribble problem Enlarge / Captain James T. Kirk (William Shatner) is buried in lovable fluff balls within the basic 1967 episode, “The Trouble with Tribbles,” on Star Trek: TOS. Paramount/CBS Television Chalk this one as much as enjoyable scientific papers we inexplicably missed …

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