Gray, or Grey, any color formed by blending black and white. Gray tones range from nearly white to nearly black. The many tiny dots of black and white in a halftone reproduction of a photograph produce gray tones.
We live in a radioactive world, and we're not just talking about the times when a nuclear plant is melting down and scaring the heck out of us. How much do you know about the ABGs (or alphas, betas and gammas) of nuclear radiation?
For many of us, a number is just a number, a bit of information that tells you, say, what time it is. But mathematicians look at that same number and divine relationships that underlie nature itself. Ready to enter the trippy world of number theory?