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Saturday, March 1, 2008

Rubik's - The History

Howdy everyone, I hope there are speed cubers or newbie of Rubik's cube reading this d*mn entry. How about, this time, we try to know a lil bit about the guy who were responsible for the creation of Rubik's cube. Give it up to Erno Rubik. This guy was born in Budapest, Hungary during the World War II. Basically, he was a very creative person. He studied sculpture, however, after he finished his study, he returned to a small college namely Academy of Applied Arts and Design to learn architecture.

Buddies, this is Rubik's dream;
"It was wonderful, to see how, after only a few turns, the colors became mixed, apparently in random fashion. It was tremendously satisfying to watch this color parade. Like after a nice walk when you have seen many lovely sights you decide to go home, after a while I decided it was time to go home, let us put the cubes back in order. And it was at that moment that I came face to face with the Big Challenge: What is the way home?" - Erno Rubik

In January 1975, Rubik applied for his Hungarian patent, the approval took place in 1977, also in that year,the First cube appeared.

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4 comments:

hoho kite sgt suke main menda ni masa praktikal dulu.masa boring2,:D

saya pulak.. hari hari main benda ni sebab ni memang dah jadi hobi.. learn to solve it..

Just thrown one away sbb dah teruk sangat condition selalu main. Need to buy another one sbb dah tak mahir isk isk

so you also play Rubik's ke abg Epi? Basically, my few friends and I are in efforts to popularize this game in Malaysia and to establish one official community of Malaysian Rubik's.