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2014-05-05 23:11:21

Tuesday May 6, 2014: Students From Across the Region to Compete for Fastest Times and Bragging Rights – 9 Teams and 70+ Solo Competitors Monument, Colorado (PRWEB) May 05, 2014 “You CAN Do The Rubik’s Cube” competition: Students in grades 4-12 from schools in the region will compete for the fastest time. There will be 2 heats: teams of 8 competing to solve 25 cubes in the fastest time and a solo heat. The "You CAN Do The Rubik’s Cube" program is an educational,...

2014-04-08 23:24:14

Tuesday and Wednesday April 8 & 9 2014: Students from Across the Region to Compete for Fastest Times & Bragging Rights—Over 25 Teams and 100+ Solo Competitors Linthicum Hts, MD (PRWEB) April 08, 2014 “You CAN Do The Rubik’s Cube” competition - students in grades 4-12 from schools in the region will compete for the fastest time. There will be 2 heats: teams of 8 competing to solve 25 cubes in the fastest time and a solo heat. The "You CAN Do The Rubik’s...

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2011-06-30 06:45:00

Researchers from MIT, the University of Waterloo and Tufts University have established the relationship between the number of squares in a Rubik's-cube-type puzzle and the maximum number of moves required to solve it. The team's evidence provides an efficient algorithm for solving a cube that is in its worst-case state. The researchers showed the maximum number of moves required to solve a Rubik's cube with N squares per row is proportional to N2/log N. "That that's the answer, and not N2,...

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2010-08-11 13:57:19

Supercomputers have determined that a Rubik's Cube can be solved in 20 moves or less from any position. The international team used a bank of supercomputers at Google to help solve the 30-year quest to find the minimum number of moves needed to solve each of the billions of configurations.  "We now know for certain that the magic number is 20," Professor Morley Davidson, a mathematician from Kent State University, told BBC News. The results show that there are about 100 million starting...

2010-06-09 09:11:00

NEW YORK, June 9 /PRNewswire/ -- The New York City Department of Parks & Recreation will host the first ever "You CAN Do The Rubik's Cube" competition in Central Park, where 30 students from all five boroughs will compete for the fastest time to solve the Rubik's Cube. As the Rubik's Cube turns 30 years old this year, the famous puzzle is reinventing itself as a math and science tool in classrooms and afterschool programs across the country. The new "You CAN Do The Rubik's Cube"...

2010-05-26 17:19:00

SASKATOON, Saskatchewan, May 26 /PRNewswire/ -- People need a variety of challenging exercises to stimulate the whole brain. PuzzleMaster.ca offers an extensive line of puzzles, brain teasers, jigsaw puzzles, board games and more, for people who want to jog their brains outside of the usual video game. In fact, in 2006, recommendations made by a panel of experts reviewing a poll by the American Society on Aging stated that, "A single activity, no matter how challenging, is not sufficient...

2010-04-09 08:26:00

ALEXANDRIA, Va., April 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Renowned game and puzzle manufacturer, ThinkFun Inc., is proud to announce the release of Rush Hour for the new Apple iPad(TM). Rush Hour for iPad is the latest addition to the suite of Rush Hour apps available across a wide range of mobile platforms. The new iPad app is designed to take advantage of iPad's larger screen and Multi-Touch user interface to enhance the play experience. The universal app costs $2.99 while existing Rush Hour for iPhone...


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2010-10-14 16:51:50

The Rubik's Cube, invented by Erno Rubik, is a 3-D mechanical puzzle. In 1980 it was sold by Ideal Toys after winning the German Game of the Year special award. By January 2009 the puzzle had sold 350 million units making it the worlds top-selling puzzle game. The classic cube has six sides covered by nine stickers among six solid colors. Each face turns independently on a pivot mechanism which mixes the colors. To solve the puzzle the user had to make all the sides a solid color. Larry...

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