April 13, 2012


UCSD Physicist Uses Math to Beat Traffic Ticket

A physicist at the Univeristy of California San Diego used his knowledge of measuring bodies in motion to show in court why he couldn’t be guilty of a ticket for failing to halt at a stop sign. The argument, a four-page paper delving into the differences between angular and linear motion, got the physicist out of a $400 ticket. 

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Read his paper titled “The Proof of Innocence.”

Just my style. I wonder if this guy is single.

(via proofmathisbeautiful)