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bilby commented on the word buffon's needle
I love the first line of sionnach's comment which has rocketed to the top of my list of existential dilemmas. (No, they're not on Wordie. I keep them in re-usable hessian bag and fret about them in private.)
December 5, 2007
mollusque commented on the word buffon's needle
Then, in one hundred words or fewer, prove that there are an infinite number of prime numbers.
sionnach commented on the word buffon's needle
Suppose you are stuck alone on a desert island with just your needlework kit. Your challenge: determine the value of π, to some prespecified level of accuracy. Not a problem!
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