Category Archives: Ramblings

Throwback Thursday #8

We’ve had a couple of themed Throwback Thursdays recently, so this one is more random. It’ll contain several links to pretty awesome pictures. First up, buildings! Or rather, the whimsical street art of Nomerz (Colossal). This guy has painted faces … Continue reading

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Marilyn vos Savant And The Monty Hall Problem

The Monty Hall Problem is a fascinating piece of mathematics and probability. The above video by Numberphile gives a great, in-depth, mathematical explanation of how it works, and they also have a few other videos on the problem. For a … Continue reading

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DeAnne Smith Just For Laughs 2012

“The jazzy DeAnne Smith serves up her trademark wit and spontaneity at the Just For Laughs Montreal Comedy Festival 2012 with a catchy tune all about love.” (YouTube) This is a very funny song and stand-up routine by DeAnne Smith. … Continue reading

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Four Years

Four years. Four whole years (plus a couple of days because I forgot to post this… ahem) of Richer Ramblings. That’s rather crazy. As per previous years, here are some site statistics for those interested: 1,415 posts 6,140 tags 1,412 … Continue reading

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Throwback Thursday #6 – Darwin Day

Happy Darwin Day! February 12th makes the birth of one of the most famous scientists known today: Charles Darwin. Darwin Day is a celebration of his birth and his achievements, and so today’s Throwback Thursday is to do with that. … Continue reading

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BAHFest West 2014 – Sarah Hird: Why Do Mammals Sleep?

“Sarah Hird explains the need for sleep. BAHFest is the Festival of Bad Ad Hoc Hypotheses, a celebration of well-researched, logically explained, and clearly wrong evolutionary theory. Additional information is available at http://bahfest.com/” (YouTube) This is a highly amusing video that … Continue reading

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Frames

“Frames is a short mixed media animation about a character who is thrust into different worlds after discovering the artificiality of his own world.” (Vimeo) Amusing, cleverly done short film, with different worlds seen through the glasses frames. Makes me … Continue reading

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