Why circles and right-angle triangles and angles are all related
Why sine is opposite over hypotenuse and so on
Why cosine is simply sine but offset by pi/2 radians
Animation via Mathematics Stack Exchange.
"Though it's rarely used, the word referring to half a computer byte is a 'nibble.'"
"Mel Blanc insisted on chewing real carrots to provide the chomping sounds when he voiced Bugs Bunny."
I'd like to add that he was also allergic to carrots.
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Ten of the most influential social psychology experiments.
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Lack of sleep may feel horrible, but what is it really doing to the mind and brain?
10 Foolproof Tips for Overcoming Procrastination — PsyBlog
…and the very best tip is the easiest (hint: it’s the first one).
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The truth is out: money is just an IOU, and the banks are rolling in it
The Bank of England's dose of honesty throws the theoretical basis for austerity out the window
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10 Cats That Got Famous For Their Awesome Fur Markings
Cats are the undisputed lords of the internet. They make almost anything funnier and cuter, and they incidentally make great pets and friend
6 Simple Rituals To Reach Your Potential Every Day
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Falling in Love Takes One-Fifth of a Second — PsyBlog
Love is…like a hit of cocaine.