Every year since 1998, Edge.org has been asking top thinkers (around 200 each year) in the world what they think about certain issue (annual question). In 2011, the annual question is WHAT SCIENTIFIC CONCEPT WOULD IMPROVE EVERYBODY’S COGNITIVE TOOLKIT?, I have a PDF file that compiles these answers into one book. This year’s question is as … Continue reading Edge Annual Question 2016 : WHAT DO YOU CONSIDER THE MOST INTERESTING RECENT [SCIENTIFIC] NEWS? WHAT MAKES IT IMPORTANT?
I am reading Scott Aaronson’s lecture notes on Great Ideas in Theoretical Computer Science to get inspiration and overview of the field. The notes encompass logic, math, computational complexity, cryptography, quantum computing and more. If we are given two numbers A and B, how do we find the greatest common divisor (GCD)? This is a … Continue reading How to find GCD of two numbers?