Sayan Sarkar

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How do we know that we're not living in a computer simulation?

<b>Dreams</b><p><b>Have you ever stared at your watch in a dream?</b><p>If you have, you’d notice that the details fall apart.<p>The numbers swirl, the face changes color, …

Sasuke Vs Zaku - I hate everything about you [AMV]

What's a math trick that is not very well-known?

<b>I have included few EASIEST tricks here:</b><p><b>Multiplying</b> <b>ANY</b> <b>no. with 11.</b><p><b>Extending Trick 1.: Multiplying</b> <b>ANY</b> <b>no. with 12.</b><p><b>Squaring any two digit no. ending</b> …

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Balaji Viswanathan's answer to What would happen if 1 USD = 1 INR?

Let us assume that such an event happens overnight without a drastic change in productivity or a massive drop in real wages.<p>A good Indian engineer …

Violent video games for kids have a surprising upside

Eyes gazing straight ahead, backs caved, thumbs ceaselessly mashing buttons: It's a sight to make any parent cringe. Especially when the game involves rapid gunfire, throat-slitting, body-splitting and other gruesome acts.<p>The drawbacks of gaming are well known. Studies have linked video games to …

Dubai's New Airport Will Be Biggest In The World

Since opening in 2010, the four year-old airport has been mainly used for cargo operations. Passenger service commenced last year.<p>With this announcement, the seaside emirate will have a second major international airport, in addition to the already palatial Dubai International — home to Emirates …

Hidden Histories of 3 Popular Nursery Rhymes

Though written for children, nursery rhymes often conceal references to historical events. Here are the hidden stories behind three popular nursery …

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3 Types of Negativity Holding You Back

When I think of negativity, I am always reminded of a man I'll call Joe. It was the late 80's, my husband was fresh out of college and working at a tech startup. We were attending his first official holiday party and visiting with several of his colleagues when Joe joined our group.<p>Joe had an empty …

Latest Stunning Images of Brazil's 12 World Cup Stadiums

The 2014 World Cup is now less than four months from being a reality. As Brazil finalises preparations to host the biggest sporting event on earth, we take a look at the 12 stadiums that will host the action this summer.<p>All images taken, with permission, from the Brazilian Federal Government's …

Apple Will Use Biometric Data To Connect All Your Devices [Patent]

A new patent, published Thursday, describes a method for carrying out wireless pairing and communication between Apple devices using biometric data.<p>The patent was filed August 31, 2012, and features several possible implementations of the technology, designed to increase security on Apple …

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The dangerous, beautiful life of a Lego minifig photographer

UK-based photographer Andrew Whyte specializes in dramatic light art and long exposures of the night sky, but some of his most striking work involves helping an inch-high fellow photographer get a good shot. For over a year, Whyte has been shooting what he calls the "Legography" series, starring a …

The High Art of Ramen in Tokyo

When someone mentions ramen, you probably think of those store-bought dried noodles you bring to life with boiling water and a packet of spices.<p>In <b>Tokyo</b>, ramen noodle soup is not fast food; it’s an art form.<p>Complexly flavored, the perfect bowl of ramen combines clear broth with wheat noodles, slices …