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Race Result Details

Racer Eujean Snyman (eujean)
Race Number 3240
Date Wed, 15 May 2019 19:54:14 +0000
Speed 90 WPM Try to beat?
Accuracy 98.0%
Rank 4th place (out of 5)
Opponents flakjac2 (2nd place) keegant (1st place)

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Imagine fish swimming in a shallow pond, just below the lily pads, thinking that their "universe" is only two-dimensional. Our three-dimensional world may be beyond their ken. But there is a way in which they can detect the presence of the third dimension. If it rains, they can clearly see the shadows of ripples traveling along the surface of the pond. Similarly, we cannot see the fifth dimension, but ripples in the fifth dimension appear to us as light.
Parallel Worlds: A Journey Through Creation, Higher Dimensions, and the Future of the Cosmos (book) by Michio Kaku (see stats)

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