All you ever wanted to know about numbers. Well, at least from 0-500 from this Numberopidia -- a Wikipedia solely of numbers.
eople have always been fascinated by NUMBERS... Numbers are actually basic elements of mathematics used for counting, measuring, ranking, comparing quantities, and solving equations. Numbers have unique properties: for some ones of us they are merely concise symbols manipulated according to arbitrary rules, for others numbers carry occult powers and mystic virtues.
Almost all numeration systems start as simple tally marks, using single strokes to represent each additional unit. The first known use of numbers dates back to around 30,000 BC when tally marks were precisely used by stone age people.
To show that each number is unique and has its own beauty, we have collected for you a huge amount of facts pertaining to the magical world of numbers, covering a range of different topics including mathematics, history, philosophy, psychology, symbolism, etymology, language, and/or ethnology...
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|“I got 200 wallets and dropped them in 10 cities to collect data to rank the honesty of the cities.”|
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|“The idea of the self-empowered Uber driver or Airbnb host is a rarity if not an outright myth.”|
|“It is financially insane to buy anything other than a Tesla.”|
|“The deadlines aren't the problem. It's our failure to heed them.”|
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|How to Avoid Jury Duty|
|The (Very Scary) People of Public Transit|
|U.S.S. Enterprise Owner's Manual|
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|“Impossible Aerospace founder and CEO Spencer Gore hopes to make self-flying electric planes.”|
|“We are undergoing the greatest economic transformation in our history, and we are dealing with it by pretending nothing is happening.”|