BRAIN TEASERS
Brain Teasers User Profile

mellowh Mas!

rank
435
points
2
See full ranking list
short ranking list
433. Abhay Ambale 2
434. Ashok Ashok 2
435. mellowh Mas! 2
436. chmanish aol 2
437. Lisa Ortiz 2
last 3 solved tasks
I can be cracked, I can be made. I can be told, I can be played. What am I?
What body part is pronounced as one letter but written with three, only two different letters are used?

1,000th pulsar

In 1998, the discovery of the 1,000th pulsar in our galaxy was announced in a press release by the Jodrell Bank Observatory, University of Manchester, using the 64-meter Parkes Radio Telescope in New South Wales, Australia. A “multibeam”receiver was installed on the telescope in early 1997. This allowed the astronomers from England, Australia, United States, and Italy to find pulsars much faster than before. On average, they found a new pulsar in every hour of observing. By this date, the researchers had found more than 200 pulsars and they expected to find another 600 more before the survey ended. The “multibeam”receiver used consists of 13 hexagonally arranged receivers that allow simultaneous observations.

Not a smartass

I'm not a … I am a skilled, trained in pointing out the and i speak fluent sarcasm.
Jokes of the day - Daily updated jokes. New jokes every day.
Follow Brain Teasers on social networks
This site uses cookies to store information on your computer. Some are essential to help the site properly. Others give us insight into how the site is used and help us to optimize the user experience. See our privacy policy.