Have you ever heard of the Super Mario Effect? When YouTube star and former NASA engineer Mark Rober challenged 50,000 people to a basic coding challenge, he learned something profound. Half the participants were given penalty points if they made a mistake. The other half were simply told 'That didn't work. Please try again.' Interestingly,... Continue Reading →
19th September 2021 Success is the best revenge. But if your intent is on taking revenge, you are unlikely to be successful.
18th September 2021 "When a bubble bursts,New investors learn old lessons."
16th September 2021 “Remember, today is the tomorrow you worried about yesterday.” — Dale Carnegie
Black has an active queen, but White hopes to take advantage of the weakened back rank and somehow turn the tables! 🙂 It's WHITE TO PLAY. Can he win? 1.Rb2, 1.Rd2, and 1.Re2 are the candidate first moves. But which of them is the best? And why? — Dawid Przepiórka, 1920
15th September 2021 "Education is the kindling of a flame, not the filling of a vessel." – Socrates
WHITE TO MOVE AND MATE IN 2 Is this really a mate in 2, with the white king so severely exposed on b4? Well, well, well… there are more things in the kingdom of Caïssa, Horatio, than are dreamt of in your philosophy! 🙂 — Godfrey F. Heathcote (Revue d'Échecs 1904, 1st Prize)
14th September 2021 "A fit body, a calm mind, a house full of love. These things cannot be bought - they must be earned."