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May 1, 2012

Climb!

devadutta @ 2:09 am, GMT +0000 ( 1335838158 ) Play
2012-05-08

What are they “climbing”?

Cracked by: Sumanth Patlolla , rickde , Vishnu Prashanth , Rogi , Bharath , badideabear , Logik , Manish Achuth , KK , Jayaprakash B R , rohanquizzer , Bipin Banavalikar , Ep , Dibyo and raklodramA

Answer:
Penrose Stairs

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18 Responses to “Climb!”

  1. Sumanth Patlolla
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    Penrose stairs


  2. rickde
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    Penrose staircase


  3. The Penrose Stairs. Mentioned in Inception as a paradox.


  4. Rogi
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    I was going to go with Escher’s endless stairs; but, I guess the correct term is Penrose Stairs.


  5. Bharath
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    Penrose stairs


  6. badideabear
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    Penrose Stairs.


  7. Logik
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    Penrose Triangle


  8. Manish Achuth
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    Penrose Steps.


  9. KK
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    penrose stairs / never-ending stairs`


  10. Sujoy

    the unending staircase


  11. Penrose stairs


  12. Penrose steps


  13. Bipin Banavalikar
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    Penrose staircase

    In the cartoon, we see Barack Obama and Gordon Brown ascending/descending a Penrose staircase. A sign points towards ‘Victory’. The rocky, mountainous terrain is clearly meant to represent Afghanistan. The never-ending stairs are a metaphor for the war in Afghanistan, from which there seems to be no way out for western forces


  14. Ep

    They are climbing Impossible stairs which are calles as Penrose stairs which were created by Penroses. father and Son


  15. Anjul
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    M.C. Escher’s Infinite Staircase


  16. Ananth
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    Escher Stairs


  17. Dibyo
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    penrose stairs


  18. The Penrose Stairs


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