Since 2010

52 factorial

Sunday 14 February 2016

Here’s what a chap called Scott Czepiel has to say about the number of ways a deck of 52 cards can be shuffled, a topic I briefly mentioned almost a year ago:

This number is beyond astronomically large. I say beyond astronomically large because most numbers that we already consider to be astronomically large are mere infinitesmal fractions of this number.

Read the whole page. It takes you on a phenomenal mental journey.

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Saturday 16 January 2016

  1. Open reddit preferences
  2. Check “don’t show me submissions after I’ve upvoted them”
  3. Check “don’t show me submissions after I’ve downvoted them”
  4. Enjoy a completely new reddit experience

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