Tuesday 14 March 2006
In honor of Pi Day, here's a scholarly but entertaining article about really big numbers:
Who Can Name The Bigger Number?
That's so friggin' cool. I love the little trivia bits, like you could fit 10^63 grains of sand in the known universe. And that there are 10^14 neurons in the brain, and the most complex computer currently only has 10^12 logical gates.