puzzles

Is it possible to arrange 20 infinitely long cigarettes in such a way that each one touches the other 19? No bending or breaking is allowed.
After living in the Midwest for about 30 years I really didn't know too much about Indiana -- it seemed like a nice state but my sense was that the state was pretty limited, culturally.
Eventually, I hope to regain the use of my dining room table. Actually, if it meant that my two teens remain transfixed by the 1,000-pieced jigsaw puzzle that is in a partial state of assembly on the table and continue ignoring their electronic devices, I will be more than happy to eat standing up for the rest of my life.
"Pick up anything Martin Gardner wrote," advises mathematician, magician and MacArthur award winner Persi Diaconis. "You'll smile and learn something." This is very true, but with over 100 books to choose from, by Gardner's own estimation, where should one start?
There's a seemingly endless supply of apps for practicing math, vocabulary, grammar and other traditional school subjects. But you may be surprised to know what else kids can learn.
Some of the best stores in town aren't run by our legendary retailers or international designers -- they're in our magnificent museums!
While the traditional jigsaw puzzle is a reliable option, below is brief list of other available puzzles. You should be able to easily find one that meets your family's needs and interests.
What do L. Ron Hubbard, H.G. Wells, G.K. Chesterton, Lord Dunsany, Alice in Wonderland, M.C. Escher, John H. Conway, Roger Penrose and Oprah Winfrey have in common? The same thing as Isaac Asimov, Vladimir Nabokov, and Salvador Dali.
Heading somewhere far off means running smack into a spectrum of new sights, new sounds, new tastes. But along with these comes the inevitable oven-fresh batch of eye-rolling, mind-blowing, completely incomprehensible Mysteries of Travel.
According to the post on Reddit, TactileIre's 9-year-old son was playing with two separate jigsaw puzzles when he discovered
2010-05-25-Abearandaguy.jpgBuried in this simple riddle is a deliciously pointed piece of political satire on the Tammany-style machine politics of the day, specifically as it relates to the bear-postmaster dynamic.
The world of tabloid journalism is a dirty one. And to get a decent story these days, you've got to bend the rules. Set out on your hunt for the biggest story of the year by giving the celebrities a taste of their own medicine for once. Slap and clap your way through four levels of superstar smackage.
Have you ever wished you had a MONKEY??? Well they're hard work you know! You have to spend all your time entertaining them doing anything you can....why don't you try if you have what it takes to make a Monkey GO Happy?
This fun and simple game is designed to check your reaction and let you have some rest. Move circle with arrow keys. Your aim is to avoid the barriers that move to the circle from all the directions. The more time you will success in avoiding the barriers the more scores you will obtain. The game ends when you will run into barrier.
Turn on your mind and help the animals to cross the river! Everybody knows this famous puzzle - you should ferry animals over the river, but not all animals can be left with each other without keeping an eye on them. The boat can not go by itself. It needs someone to ride it. The cat can not travel with the dog. The mouse can not travel with the cat. The cat and the dog can not stay by themselves on the land. The cat and the mouse can not stay by themselves on the land.
Is your head feeling a little fuzzy? That cup of coffee not doing the trick? Give your brain a workout with this online puzzle game. Slap your chip-eating, couch-lounging, flabby excuse of a brain back into shape with this new game from doof studios! The four mini games will push your brain to the limit. Just follow the in-game instructions to play.
This game will help you not only remove the nervous strain and have interesting time, but will also allow you to train your memory and reaction. It is very easy - use your visual perception and memory to match the pairs.