# Dedicated to the genius "Calvin Lin"

Right now, out of the blue, a thought came to my mind!!

$\color{#69047E}{\text{How cool it is to be 'THE CALVIN LIN'!?}}$

And now I am craving to know about Calvin. Would you like to share something Calvin?

Note by Pranjal Jain
6 years, 6 months ago

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It would be easier if you asked more directed questions. Otherwise, you will get random stuff like the following:

1. My favorite color is one of red, blue, black. It changes, depending on the scenario.
2. My first trophy was first place in a Baby contest. I was an adorable chubby baby.
3. I started getting white hair since I was 15.
4. My favorite number is $\frac{3}{5}$, mostly because people are expecting an integer, or a famous constant.

Staff - 6 years, 6 months ago

Now, $\frac{3}{5}$ has got reasons to be famous

- 6 years, 6 months ago

Ya now we can call it Calvin's constant . A new mathematical tool

- 6 years, 6 months ago

You might share anything you want. What you have learnt in your life? Or daily life! Or anything!! This note is all for you! Btw those points are also nice! :) Lol!

- 6 years, 6 months ago

I have a question for you!!

What is the probability that one can get the chance to submit the solution to your questions before anyone else? (Including alternate solutions)

- 6 years, 6 months ago

@Calvin Lin Umm, I have heard about something by Brilliant that uses a domain on Slack.com regarding instant messaging and questions. Could you please tell me on how to take up that facility...?

- 5 years, 9 months ago

You can request for an invite here.

Staff - 5 years, 9 months ago

Do you have a lot of white hair even now?

- 3 years, 11 months ago

Greatest moment in the history of Physics - A Clash of titans like Einstein, Neils Bohr, Marie Curie and many others greats in this rare footage Many of you have seen this smart picture, but very few have seen this very rare footage capturing the greatest physicists all together in a single frame. A historical moment for physics. The clash of the 2 Physics titans Einstein and Bohr during the Solvay Physics Conference held in 1927.

this great moment is recorded in this video

- 6 years, 6 months ago