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How would this binary-ish code be translated?

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The Flippin' Magician's 7-card Grand Finale

This question is a followup to this question by @ais523, which itself was a followup to this question by @Wen1now. After touring the globe to accolades when performing his 10-card trick and 8-card ...
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Weird and complex puzzle that we need help with

So basically this is a complex deep web puzzle and we're pretty much stuck at it right now as we don't have any idea what this is about, any help will be aprreciated (the attached images are the ...
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Locked Door Number Puzzle

I'm supposed to make a delivery to a crazed botanist. In case you're curious, the shipping manifest is: ...
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3 x 3 Grid Square Problem

For a question that I need to answer, we have to show that there is only one arrangement for which, in a 3 x 3 grid in which the numbers from 1 to 9 are placed and 5 is the centre number, the sum of ...
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Encrypted growing sequence

The following sequence has been encrypted: 1-0 3-0 6-1 ...
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Find the missing element?

I've been trying to solve this for quite some time, can you help me solve it? This puzzle was made by one of my friend's teachers. This is not copyrighted and cannot be found anywhere on the internet. ...
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Magical Evening

Tonight will be a magical evening full of fun and excitement if you can figure out this riddle. When the clock strikes nine but loose three dash you will find a feast at the seven of these. Where ...
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Decode this message to stop the destruction of Science!

An extremist religious organization called "The Redeemed Against Scientific Usurpation of God's Authority", or RASUGA, have converted the world's leading time travel researcher to their beliefs. Using ...
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Code Breaking ( Sort of )

So someone sent me this code breaking/riddle to solve and I got really confused on it. I do need help on it, The Code needs to come out into a Phrase ( group of words ) CLUE 1: 2210232013400 - ...
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Math tapestry puzzle #3

Continuation from Math tapestry puzzle #2 Now things are heating up, it looks like this is slowly becoming bigger. I saw my friend Anna working on her tapestry. She asks me, "Do you like it?" ...
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Filling a sudoku/latin square like array

Let us build a square array in the following manner, which I would like to call a modified sudoku: 1) Every row and column contains only one copy of a positive entry and there are exactly $t$ such ...
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ARG Puzzle Gate 15 Help

Me and my group (yes I'm in a group trying to solve this) are currently working on an ARG puzzle and we are stuck. The first image/clue to the entire puzzle is what is seen below. The creator of this ...
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Working For Chocolate

NEW JOB! Congratulations on your new job. Times are tough in the economy, so you agree to be paid in chocolate. Compensation Package Each week the boss buys a chocolate bar, evenly split into 7 ...
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Distinct SemiPrimes with Close Factors

I'm in the midst of developing a game for several friends as a friendly competition. It begins with generating the largest distinct semiprime feasible with factors that closely related in length ...
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Find the next number in the weird sequence

The following sequence has been made using a specific pattern and the last number is kept secret. We have to find that number along with the pattern followed to make the sequence. 3, 11, 32, 71, ...