Theology, philosophy, science, math, and random other things
August 25, 2015
The principle of least awesomeness

"Now to him who is able to do immeasurably more than all we ask or imagine..." - Ephesians 3:20. I have this tool that guides my thinking, which I privately call the principle of least awesomeness. It simply says that God is at least as awesome as anything we can imagine. Straightforward idea, right? Let's […]

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August 18, 2015
How to make a fractal: version 2.4

My fractal program has been updated. It can be found at: How to make a fractal ( I've made a video tutorial for how to use the program, which can be found at: You may next want to read:15 puzzle: a tile sliding gameSherlock Bayes, logical detective: a murder mystery gameAnother post, from the […]

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August 11, 2015
The intellect trap

I have another math brainteaser for this week. It's easier than last week's problem. You're taking a long drive, and you want your average speed for the trip to be 50 miles per hour (mph). But you run into some traffic, and when you've traveled half the distance to the destination you notice that your […]

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August 4, 2015
The two envelopes problem and its solution

A job I was looking at had a requirement that read: "Inability to stop thinking about the two envelopes problem unless you’ve truly come to peace with an explanation you can communicate to us". So I thought I'd post my explanation for the problem. The setup to the problem goes like this: You have two […]

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