Minh’s Notes

Human-readable chicken scratch

Minh Nguyễn
August 105+5 , 2004


For those too familiar with e

Another odd road sign I saw on vacation last month was, of all things, a math problem. (Why, oh why, did pre-calculus have to come and haunt me again?!) It read:

{first 10-digit prime found in consecutive digits of e}.com

See if you can figure out what URL ends up being.

For those who don’t stand a chance of solving the problem, e (ℇ in Unicode) is Euler’s number.

But it’s not as funny as seeing the real thing. The Google Blog has an explanation.


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