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Intelligence

Types Human Intelligence Animal Intelligence Machine Intelligence Artificial Intelligence Military Intelligence Counter-Intelligence IQ Intelligence Quotient (IQ) was introduced by researchers such as Terman. Mensa Society requires a high IQ to be a member. A study claims that beyond a certain IQ, there is not much correlation between “creativity” […]

Heritage

Heritage may stand for property handed over to an heir. Heritage may mean tradition. Heritage may mean something that is transmitted by or acquired from a predecessor UNESCO UNESCO provides grant for sites that have been accepted as “UNESCO Heritage Site”. Some ancient Pyu sites (e.g. Hanlin) are […]

HMEE-2012 Section 2 (4)

History of University Engineering Education in Burma/Myanmarby U Ohn Khine (M 70) 4th installment Implementation to improve Engineering Education To improve the university education as a whole, including engineering, the government laid down plans for the enhancement of engineering education. The Burmese government approached Technical Co-operation Administration (TCA) […]

HMEE Projects

HMEE-2012 HMEE-2012 was published in time for SPZP-2012. Saya U Aung Hla Tun was the Principal Author. Due to time and resource constraints, the scope was restricted. Some materials and photos could not make it to the book were compiled into a CD supplement by U Ohn Khine […]

January 2013

Dear Sayas and Colleagues, Wishing all of you a Happy and Prosperous New Year. Thanks to all the readers — mostly silent but occasionally appreciative. Since I was a Saya, but not at RIT, I was not as busy as my classmates who were RIT sayas attending SPZPs […]

Homonym

Homonyms are words which sound the same. Examples rain, rein, reign air, heir throne, thrown A puzzle based on homonyms : “What is the difference between the Prince of Wales and a cricket ball?” The Prince of Wales is HEIR to the THRONE. A cricket ball is THROWN […]

Heritage

Heritage may stand for property handed over to an heir. Heritage may mean tradition. Heritage may mean something that is transmitted by or acquired from a predecessor. UNESCO provides grant for sites that have been designated as “Unesco Heritage Site”. Yangon Heritage Trust has recognized SPHS (St. Paul’s […]

Google

Google is a deliberate misspelling of Googol (1e100, or 1 followed by 100 zeros). Google is not the first search engine, but it leveraged the power of multiple processors, Page ranking, translation, and Ad Sense. Several books have been written about Google, GooglePlex, and the various products not […]

Garawa

Garawa means paying respect. The 80th birthday celebration of U Myint Thein (“MMT”, Uncle Monty, former Chief Justice of the Union of Burma, former Ambassador to China, author) was held at the residence of the British Ambassador Mr. Charles Booth. U Myint Thein paid respect to his elder […]