# OH Y$$\frac{m_0c^2}{\sqrt{1-v^2/c^2}}$$AH!

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3 years ago

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Next step: Fields Medal :D

- 3 years ago

Reminds me of a Good Will Hunting scene ^.^

Anyway thank you and everyone else! I shared this exclusively on Brilliant because I knew there are people who truly care and understand. Like, why are rock and ruler the best friend? Because

And you are both ;)

- 3 years ago

$\huge CONGRATULATIONS \ ! \$

- 3 years ago

Didn't want to make a separate note on this, but check this out:

"Just a theory." "Simply exploded."

This is what they call science "education." Makes me cringe.

- 3 years ago

This reads like something being taught in certain schools that don't want its kids to accept the Big Bang theory. In other words, it seems intended to induce a lot of eye-rolling.

- 2 years, 11 months ago

They should start every science class explaining why Theory > Fact. But then try teach Big Bang and Evolution in some schools and... uh-oh. You better have Richard Dawkins somewhere in proximity. Or me ^.^

- 2 years, 11 months ago

"Just a Theory". And so, "Electromagnetic Theory", "Special Theory of Relativity", "Quantum Field Theory", "Information Theory", even "Theory of Gravity" are all "just theories", i.e. it's just a guess, nothing proven here, nothing to see, move on please. "Oh, you know! It's just a theory, we don't know yet if it's true!"

I used to watch science fiction movies about dystopian futures where science is dismissed, laughed at, and even made criminal. Sometimes science fiction movies can be prophetic. You think "science being made criminal" is too far fetched? In some southern states of America, it's now a criminal offense for scientists and engineers working for states to even discuss or write about rising ocean levels because of global warming. They can now be prosecuted for that.

- 2 years, 11 months ago

The United States?? PROSECUTED?! What states??

- 2 years, 11 months ago

Read this as just one example:

Scientific American

A number of other states have passed similar with varying degrees of enforcement/penalties. It's basically a gag law. It's not much different from what happens if you agree to abide by certain conditions when you're hired to work for a corporation, including confidentiality, and then you violate that agreement.

- 2 years, 11 months ago

Ah I see. Basically they prohibit scientists from releasing any studies that inform about global warming. Why am I not surprised. No wonder I didn't do well in the Harvard Model Congress this year. I am a scientist who tried to do politics. You can imagine how that went.

- 2 years, 11 months ago

Wait... WHAT?!

- 2 years, 11 months ago

I seem to recall that Florida has passed a even stiffer gag law, and somebody lost his state job because of it. Stories like this keep cropping up, I can't remember all of them.

- 2 years, 11 months ago

Yea I've read an article written by a conservative the other day, asserting global warming is a "religion," not a fact. It ended with "God bless America." Oh the irony.

- 2 years, 11 months ago

- 2 years, 11 months ago

I could make out what the first para wants to convey regarding the relation between data and theory.

"simply exploded" thing...might depend on the audience being targeted.

- 3 years ago

Alright... seriously... what, at all, does that GIF have to do with what I said or what you said?!

- 3 years ago

umm...forget the gif...i find that face funny :D that's all....

- 3 years ago

Wow!

Congrats John :)

- 3 years ago

I think you're the only one to find crazier gif's than I.

And ty :)

- 3 years ago

Now that's my Prize :

- 3 years ago

"The Ralph A. Rodriguez Memorial Award is presented to a graduating senior who has demonstrated both love of and aptitude in the area of Mathematical Science" is a thing, at the top of a list of 36 items approved by the Hoboken High School Board of Education. Hey, that's pretty good.

- 3 years ago

How do you know what school I go to??

- 3 years ago

It's right on the plaque? But, true, maybe your reputation is so far and wide that the Hoboken Board of Education has decided to make this award to you even though you're attending Miami High School.

- 3 years ago

Ooh... no I think from your unintentional mistake you unintentionally guessed the name of my high school - which is literally Hoboken High School. Well now it's Hoboken Junior/Senior High School now that they brought in the 7th graders but noone really calls it that ;p It's Hoboken Board of Education - not Hoboken High School Board of Education - they aren't separate. But honestly I hope I don't get THAT famous. Ugh... "CAN I HAVE YOUR AUTOGRAPH!!!" Lol.

- 3 years ago

In any case, "Hoboken High" sounds like something out of the Harry Potter books. I can't keep track of either.

- 3 years ago

Did you see the Go Noobs Weekly, by the way? It is in fact considered by many to be the hardest puzzle OF ALL TIME. Took a group of [educated] students over 1000 hours to solve. Now obviously it ain't the hardest - we still gotta solve the Riemann Hypothesis - but you get the case. It's hard. So if you ever need to fit a hard [doable] problem on a small paper, just print this :D

And I really wonder who went around disliking all these comments. Haters, haters everywhere. But

- 3 years ago

I see it now, the Go game puzzle.

- 3 years ago

You deserve it! :D

- 3 years ago

Great Congrats! Sir.The speed of light(c) can never defeat you :)

- 3 years ago

My heartfelt Congratulations to you , Sir!

- 3 years ago

Congratulations sir!

- 3 years ago