Project Euler Q2 :: Even Fibonacci numbers

Explanation. Standard caveat: don’t look here if you are trying to do these yourself. Each new term in the Fibonacci sequence is generated by adding the previous two terms. By starting with 1 and 2, the first 10 terms will be:…Continue Reading →

Project Euler Q1 :: Multiples of 3 and 5

Explanation. Standard caveat: don’t look here if you are trying to do these yourself. If we list all the natural numbers below 10 that are multiples of 3 or 5, we get 3, 5, 6 and 9. The sum of these multiples…Continue Reading →

Project Euler

As a means of honing my R programming skills, I’ve decided to tackle the Project Euler questions exclusively using my new favourite programming language. Besides, it seems that R can do just about everything; surely it can handle some programming…Continue Reading →

Sunday Ride

Brrrraaaaaaaaapppp… Got a motorbike? Great, come on a Sunday ride with me (this Sunday, June 1st)! I’m a fair-weather rider, so if it’s really raining I’m calling it off. I’ve planned out a tentative route which you can view here;…Continue Reading →

300 Bottles of Beer on the Wall…

300 beers!

It’s known to some that I’ve been keeping a beer log for — I’m not exactly sure how long, maybe a couple of years. I wanted to know how many unique beers I was going through over time. I know…Continue Reading →


I’ve added an animation to the header image. Notice anything? I’ll update in a week or so with the solution, and how I made it. Update: This ended up not being needed after all, but was a bit of fun…Continue Reading →

Could the Higgs mass determine the end of the universe?

By Jonathan Carroll, University of Adelaide and Lewis Tunstall, University of Adelaide Some say the world will end in fire, Some say in ice. Some say with a Higgs that light, One bubble might suffice.