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Spelling - 綴り



女: When I can't spell a word I usually just Google and copy and paste it from the results.
男: Yeah, but I can't do that here!!

Why spelling "plagiarism" is especially hard

Alt-text: Any time I misspell a word it's just because I have too much integrity to copy answers from the dictionary.


 この記事のカテゴリは、xkcd日本語訳(2024年) です。

Log Alignment - 対数の配置


Log Alignment(対数の配置)

There's actually no rule in math that says your log scales have to be aligned with your graph axes.

Alt-text: A video can have a log scale that's misaligned with both the time AND space axes.


 この記事のカテゴリは、xkcd日本語訳(2024年) です。

【Twitterまとめ 1/15~1/21】「アグレッシブフレンドリー犬」他 312ネタ


 この記事のカテゴリは、小ネタまとめ です。

Astronaut Guests - 宇宙飛行士の客


Astronaut Guests(宇宙飛行士の客)

男: We don't have houseguests often, but we once had six astronauts over for dinner.

お客さん: Oh, wow!

男: ...for 7½ milliseconds in mid-August 2012.

If you spend enough time looking at orbital records and property lines, you can make this claim in a lot of places.

Alt-text: They didn't bring us a gift, but considering the kinetic energy of a bottle of wine at orbital speed, that's probably for the best.


 この記事のカテゴリは、xkcd日本語訳(2024年) です。

Net Rotations - 合計の回転


Net Rotations(合計の回転)

男(考え中): ...and three lefts for going down the stairwell at work, two rights from cloverleaf interchanges, minus one for the Earth's rotation...
男(考え中): Okay, that's a net of 17 right.

Spacetime health tip: Remember to cancel out your accumulated turns at the end of each day to avoid worldline torsion.

Alt-text: For decades I've been working off the accumulated rotation from one long afternoon on a merry-go-round when I was eight.


 この記事のカテゴリは、xkcd日本語訳(2024年) です。