The current world record of 2:02:57, set by Kenyan Dennis Kimetto this year in Berlin, works out to 4:41.5 per mile; a sub-two would require less than 4:35 per mile. Will a human ever run that fast?
Some fascinating number-crunching, and some great conclusions/predictions too.
Tabletop Whale is a tiny blog run by a designer in Seattle. It’s updated every two to three weeks with a science themed infographic, chart, or illustration.
The London 2012 Olympic games are upon us. To celebrate the start of the 30th Olympiad GoSquared has created a live infographic with just some of the huge numbers that dominate the Olympic games.
Rumor has it that the IPO filing will be tomorrow.