Global Warming needs its own new field

As a scientist, I believe that global warming is happening, and that it’s really bad, and that it’s important that we pay attention to it.  I also agree that there is a significant amount of evidence supporting global warming, to the extent that it’s very hard to offer a reasonable counter-argument.  But, again as a scientist, I’d…

Cover’s Game

Let’s play a game. I will pick two numbers at random, write them on separate pieces of paper and stuff them inside envelopes A and B, respectively. You open one of the envelopes (let’s say Envelope A), and see the number inside. Now, you must guess whether the number from Envelope A is larger than…