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Exponential Growth - 指数関数的増加


Exponential Growth(指数関数的増加)

黒ハット: Exponential growth is very powerful.

黒ハット: A chessboard has 64 squares.
 (チェス盤には 64 個のマス目がある。)

黒ハット: Say you put one grain of rice on the first square, then two grains on the second, then four, then eight, doubling each time.

If you keep this up, your opponent will resign in frustration.
It's called Kasparov's Grain Gambit. Nearly impossible to counter.

Alt-text: Karpov's construction of a series of increasingly large rice cookers led to a protracted deadlock, but exponential growth won in the end.




 この記事のカテゴリは、xkcd日本語訳(2024年) です。

Ocean Loop - オーシャン ループ


Ocean Loop(オーシャンループ)

I don't know why the cruise line fired me.

Alt-text: I can't believe they wouldn't even let me hold a vote among the passengers about whether to try the loop.


 この記事のカテゴリは、xkcd日本語訳(2024年) です。

【Twitterまとめ 5/13~5/19】「リス観察会」他 329ネタ


 この記事のカテゴリは、小ネタまとめ です。

Bloom Filter - ブルームフィルタ


Bloom Filter(ブルームフィルタ)

ポニーテール: Does your set contai-
男: Yeah, probably.

One-Bit Bloom Filter

Alt-text: Sometimes, you can tell Bloom filters are the wrong tool for the job, but when they're the right one you can never be sure.


 この記事のカテゴリは、xkcd日本語訳(2024年) です。

Elementary Physics Paths - 初級物理コース


Elementary Physics Paths(初級物理コース)

男: Everything is made of tiny particles. If I understand those, I'll understand everything!

↓Condensed Matter Physics branch(物性物理学部門)
男: Oh no.
男: Simple particles can combine to produce complex behaviors.

↓Quantum Field Theory branch(場の量子論分野部門)
男: Oh no.
男: These particles aren't simple!

Alt-text: ==COSMOLOGY==> 'Uhhh ... how sure are we that everything is made of these?'


 この記事のカテゴリは、xkcd日本語訳(2024年) です。