Can you solve for the question marks in this difficult number sequence? 1, 1, 2, 1, 3, 1, 6, 4, 1, 10, 5, 1, 20, 15, 6, 1, 35, 21, 7, 1, 70, 56, 28, 8, 1, ?, ?, ?, ?, ?,… See the following PDF file for an explanation and an answer; […]
The following image contains a “guerrilla marketing” code. If you can figure out the code then you know who or what the code is marketing. Don’t be surprised if you find this piece of paper in a random mathematics book at your local bookstore.
Tonight I had a most unusual experience. Let me start near the beginning… Like many other nerds, I enjoy spending Sunday evenings browsing a bookstore. Tonight was no different. My girlfriend and I decided to visit the local (Sarasota, FL) Barnes & Noble store. I was browsing the science fiction section when my eyes fell […]
On June 30, 1999, sheriff’s officers in St. Louis, Missouri discovered the body of 41-year-old Ricky McCormick. He had been murdered and dumped in a field. The only clues regarding the homicide were two encrypted notes found in the victim’s pants pockets. The public’s assistance has been requested to help crack this ciphertext. For more […]