Liberty Science Center's Genius Gala 6.0 on
Liberty Science Center's Genius Gala 6.0 on Friday, May 5, Celebrates "Techno-Optimists," Brilliant Technologist ...Yahoo Finance... Garry Kasparov, Jane Goodall, Oliver Sacks, Temple Grandin, Dean Kamen, Sylvia Earle, Craig Venter, Cori Bargmann, Ernő Rubik, Jeff Bezos, Vint Cerf, and Jill Tarter in LSC's Genius Gallery, a permanent, interactive display at Liberty Science Center.and more »
Posted on 2 March 2017 | 8:30 am
The Rubik's Cube of Business Intelligence -
CIOReviewThe Rubik's Cube of Business IntelligenceCIOReviewThis is what I called a classic “BI Dilemma of Rubik's Cubic Proportion”. The original 3x3 cubic was invented by a Hungarian Professor of Architecture Erno Rubik in 1974 and it has 43 quintillion (43,252,003,274,489,856,000) permutations! For modern BI ...
Posted on 27 February 2017 | 1:12 am
Timeless toys - DAWN.com
DAWN.comTimeless toysDAWN.comThe Rubik's cube was never meant to be a toy, it was invented in 1974 by Erno Rubik, a Hungarian architect, who wanted a working model to help explain three-dimensional geometry. After designing the 'magic cube', as he called it (twice the weight of ...
Posted on 13 February 2017 | 6:26 pm
Kids Korner: The history behind Rubik's cube
Moscow VillagerKids Korner: The history behind Rubik's cubeMoscow VillagerIt all began back in '74, when a young Hungarian professor by the name of- you guessed it- Rubik was experimenting with the internal design problem and how to get each side to spin independently in all those directions. This was no toy. Erno Rubik was ...
Posted on 9 February 2017 | 3:04 pm
Exhibition of 'Beyond Rubik's Cube' held in
ecnsExhibition of 'Beyond Rubik's Cube' held in Shanghai(1/8)ecnsA magic cube inlaid with 1,360 pieces of jewels is displayed during the exhibition of "Beyond Rubik's Cube" at Global Harbor Museum in Shanghai, east China, Feb. 8, 2017. Cube inventor Erno Rubik himself also took part in the preparation of the ...
Posted on 8 February 2017 | 11:18 pm
SOUTH BRUNSWICK: AROUND THE SCHOOLS
Have you ever been bored and had nothing to do? If you ask anyone at Brook’s Crossing Elementary School for ideas about what to do, they might say, "buy a Rubik’s Cube."
Posted on 14 April 2015 | 6:02 am
Oliver Frost sets record for 4x4 Rubik's
The riddle of how to solve a Rubik's Cube has stumped gamers for years, but London-based student Oliver Frost has entered the record books for a fourth time for solving the puzzle whilst blindfolded
Posted on 26 March 2015 | 4:35 am
Girl Scouts learn about cubing
After the invention of the Rubik’s Cube in 1974 by a Hungarian professor named Erno Rubik, the Cube took off and gained a worldwide following. Cubes were everywhere, and the first Cube World Championship was held in 1982. While interest in cubing was ...
Posted on 22 August 2015 | 7:23 am
People's Cube wasn't always red: the story
Everybody knows that the People's Cube is gloriously red, which is politically correct and compliant with the Current Truth. It's impossible to imagine today what it would look like with all the confusing unequal colors. Imagining such a thing is ...
Posted on 12 August 2015 | 7:55 am
Erno Rubik: how we made Rubik’s Cube
Erno Rubik: ‘I experimented in my mother’s flat, making a prototype out of wood, rubber bands and paper clips’ In the mid-1970s, I was teaching design at the Academy of Applied Arts in Budapest. I was searching for a way to demonstrate 3D movement to ...
Posted on 25 May 2015 | 4:00 pm
9 fun facts about the Rubik’s Cube on its
Happy Birthday, Rubik’s Cube. Now that you’ve marked your 40th in style (with ... It was invented in 1974 by 29-year-old Hungarian sculptor and architecture professor Erno Rubik, when his country was under Soviet domination. Originally, it was made ...
Posted on 20 May 2014 | 8:18 am
Rubik's Cube 40th Anniversary: 9 Facts
The Rubik’s Cube has finally hit its mid-life crisis as it reaches its 40th anniversary this year. Invented in 1974 by Hungarian sculptor and architecture professor Erno Rubik, the Rubik’s cube has challenged and frustrated countless numbers of players ...
Posted on 25 April 2014 | 9:08 pm