Rationality Quotes April 2012

When I was 13 or so, my brains worked significantly better than they currently do, and I figured out an easy trick for that in a math class one day. Just assign a greyscale color value (from black to white) to each point! This is exactly like taking an usual map and coloring the hills a lighter shade and the low places a darker one.

The only problem with that is it's still "3.5D", like the "2.5D" graphics engine of Doom, where there's only one Z-value to any point in the world so things can't be exactly above or below each other.
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Now, if only this let you rotate things through the 4th dimension.

Rationality Quotes April 2012

by Oscar_Cunningham 1 min read3rd Apr 2012867 comments

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