Author Archive for emile

Irritation

Counter

“Abuse if you slight it, will gradually die away; but if you show yourself irritated, you will be thought to have deserved it.” ~ Publius Cornelius Tacitus Lately I’ve been irritated by a few small things. I know I should…

A boulder problem explained

New problem

Just for fun to give a person who has not done it before some idea of how solving a boulder problem works and perhaps some insight into why people would go through such a seemingly pointless exercise ;-)

21 to win

Before the ice buckets challenge there was (yet) another Facebook challenge to name 3 things you were grateful for, each day for 7 days and the nominate I don’t recall how many people to do the same.

Inertia

diptych

“An object at rest stays at rest and an object in motion stays in motion with the same speed and in the same direction unless acted upon by an unbalanced force.”