Why mathematician John Nash was a genius
The Nobel Prize-winning mathematician John Nash, who died with his wife in a car crash in New Jersey on Sunday, has rightly been described as a genius.
Nash, who died at 86, helped transform a variety of disciplines through his work on game theory, and was recently awarded the Abel Prize to go with his 1994 Nobel
Let’s take a look at his most famous theory and what people had to say about his work.
Pakistan Turns Desert Into a Sea of Solar Panels
ISLAMABAD- One of the world’s largest solar plants in Pakistan to provide clean, reliable and help reduce chronic power shortages in the country opened.
The plant, spread over 200 hectares of desert land in the southern Pakistani province of Punjab, which will generate 100 megawatts (MW) in its initial phase and more than 300 MW by the end of the year, according to government officials.
More than a third of Pakistan’s population has no access to electricity, and power shortages are a serious…
2 B.B. King daughters allege father was poisoned, his estate attorney says that’s ‘ridiculous’
LAS VEGAS — Two B.B. King heirs who’ve been most outspoken about the blues legend’s care in his final days are accusing King’s two closest aides of poisoning him.
Las Vegas police homicide detectives are investigating, Lt. Ray Steiber said Monday. He declined to provide details.
Daughters Karen Williams and Patty King allege that family members were prevented from visiting while King’s business manager, LaVerne Toney, and his personal assistant, Myron Johnson, hastened their father’s…
See Kim and Kanye’s first wedding dance to ‘All of Me’
It’s been exactly one year since you weren’t invited to the wedding of a century between Kim Kardashian and Kanye West
To celebrate the humble event, Kim’s momager, Kris Jenner, shared a video of Kimye’s first wedding dance to John Legend’s “All of Me.” John Legend is there playing the song live because did you really think Kim and Kanye’s first dance would be played off of an iPod?
High schooler’s one-handed backflip catch is Super Bowl-worthy
Go home Odell Beckham Jr., one-handed catches are so last season
High school cornerback Marco Wilson has officially one-upped the New York Giants’ Beckham with this epic one-handed running backflip catch
Unsurprisingly, the 16-year-old from Fort Lauderdale, Florida, has several offers, according to 247Sports, so don’t be surprised if you see acrobatic football coming to a college campus near you
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Porn may be Pied Piper’s Hail Mary pass in latest episode of ‘Silicon Valley’
Pied Piper is turning to porn.
After getting “brain-raped” by Endframe earlier this season, Richard decides to fight fire with fire by trying to poach his competitor’s $15-million deal with pornography company Intersite. The guys uncover details of this deal when Gilfoyle reveals he found the password to Endframe’s system on a Post-it note. So Richard, despite some initial reluctance, convinces Intersite CEO Molly Kendall (Romy Rosemont) to let Pied Piper compete for its business
Apple’s Jony Ive gets promoted to chief design officer
Welcome, Jony, to the C-suite
Jony Ive, the enigmatic design guru that has worked on a variety of Apple’s most notable products including the iMac, MacBook Air and Pro, iPod, iPhone, and Apple Watch, has been promoted to chief design officer
Ive revealed the promotion in an interview with The Telegraph published on Monday. He had previously been the senior vice president of design at Apple, overseeing both interface and…
The Benefits of Installing Solar Panels
Solar panels are special devices that capture sunlight and convert it into usable electricity. Cells from these panels are arranged on a large area for maximum efficiency. As the sun shines on the surface, the lenses capture sunlight and channel for energy.
Reduce energy costs
Although you will have the initial burden of installing solar panels, once you have completed the renovation of most of their expenses you will be terminated. From this point, you will receive free energy due to…
13 dead, hundreds left homeless after tornado ravages Mexican border city
At least 13 people died and hundreds more were left homeless after a category 4 tornado whipped through Ciudad Acu