Tag Archives: numbers

Arabic numbers: why are they shaped like that?

In the image from above you can see why the numbers are looking the way they look now. We can say that we chose style over function, but you get the idea. Number one should have only one angle, number two should have two angles and number three should have four angles. Today we do […]

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It takes you 30 years to reach the limits of the map in Minecraft [numbers]

A man walked for 3 years in Minecraft trying to get to the end of the map and he has reached only 11% of the map. Now, that is HUGE. Minecraft sold 54 million copies making it the most sold pc game ever and earned 330 million dollars in 2013. 100 million registered users play […]

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The geekiest numbers in the world [infographic]

The guys at Spiked Math have created a chart of the geekiest numbers in the Universe. IFL Science presented the image on their page and here is the same image for you to enjoy too. So: – 42 is the answer to the ultimate question in life – 1138 is the number that shows often […]

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Three numbers: Wildcat – 16 mph, Human – breathes 11 000 litres of air/day, 4 billion fish in a school of hering

Meet Wildcat, Boston dynamic’s new toy, or robot, or robot-toy. It can run at 16 mph and can turn relatively easy. And it makes so much noise that you really know when the doom comes. Once this robot is ready for production you can mount a gun on it and hunt talibans in the forests […]

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