The Towers of Hanoi

Simon is a fan of the 3Blue1Brown channel and absolutely loved their video on solving the Towers of Hanoi puzzle with binary and ternary numbers. He practiced a lot with both. Eventually he developed his own, rhythmic, way to solve the puzzle:

Applying ternary numbers (solving the puzzle in 80 steps):


The video on 3Blue1Brown channel:


Applying binary numbers (solving the puzzle in 15 steps):


Simon watching 3Blue1Brown videos:


He also really liked the video on Visualizing the Riemann zeta function and yelled “Mom, look how beautiful this is!” the whole time:


Still from the 3Blue1Brown video that Simon found mesmerizing:

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