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{ Monthly Archives } December 2008

How far does Santa Travel?

As we all know, Santa Claus has to visit every (good) little girl and boy all in one night.  Fortunately, due to the time zones, he has about 24 hours to do so.  Now the earth is about 25,000 miles around, so he could zip around the earth in that distance (as an aside, I […]

Merry Christmas all!

For those who celebrate Christmas, a Merry Christmas to you.  Have an optimal holiday! Some unexpected travel filled the month so far, but I’ll be back to posting on the operations research world in the next few days.