Googlisms
Blogger Steven Johnson offers an interesting twist of the use of Google's search engine, with his product Googlisms. Basically, you enter a word and then the program returns webbased definitions for your word.
For example, you enter "mathematics is" and you get almost a poetic response:
mathematics is elementary resources
mathematics is plain sailing
mathematics is cool
mathematics is a game of life
mathematics is more than just a language
mathematics is not optional
mathematics is
mathematics is used in the workplace
mathematics is plain sailing
mathematics is more than counting
mathematics is proving popular with students
mathematics is culture
mathematics is required
mathematics is such a puzzle
mathematics is the queen of the sciences
mathematics is done by humans
mathematics is a practical subject
mathematics is not what you think it is
mathematics is what mathematicians do
mathematics is a live science with new discoveries being made every day
mathematics is a language
mathematics is beautiful
mathematics is truly a splendid science but mathematicians often are not worth a nickel
mathematics is more than number
mathematics is like spelling and grammar
mathematics is real
mathematics is one of those human endeavors that mainly requires brain power
mathematics is for you
mathematics is true
mathematics is not a science
mathematics is fun
mathematics is everywhere
mathematics is a disciplined way of thinking
mathematics is one of the oldest and most fundamental sciences
mathematics is in the province of the mind
mathematics is concerned essentially with understanding abstract concepts
mathematics is a challenge I look forward to every time I step into the classroom
mathematics is to avoid belief in mathematical objects
mathematics is not isolated skills and procedures
mathematics is the music of the mind; music is the mathematics of the soul
mathematics is the language of our universe
Now you try out own math words...
