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Quoted from an email originally sent to: Treehugger
The author writes:
I carefully calculated the number of them that can dance in this spot, and represented that number as best I could. Curiously, no matter how I fiddled with the parameters, I always got an irrational real number. This could prove either their rationality/reality, the flawedness of my methodology or the arbitrariness of mathematical terminology.