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Comment: 3.125% (Score 4, Insightful) 216

by MichaelFurey (#27727003) Attached to: A Look At the Wolfram Alpha "Search Engine"

Another query with a very sophisticated result was "uncle's uncle's brother's son." [...] Alpha actually returns an interactive genealogic tree with additional information, including data about the 'blood relationship fraction,' for example (3.125% in this case).

Your "uncle's uncle's brother's son" could well be your father.

Modeling paged and segmented memories is tricky business. -- P.J. Denning