The Times Was Told There Would Be No Math

This correction from today’s New York Times is entertaining:

Correction: April 10, 2016

An article on March 20 about wave piloting in the Marshall Islands misstated the number of possible paths that could be navigated without instruments among the 34 islands and atolls of the Marshall Islands. It is 561, not a trillion trillion.

Hey, they’re both really big numbers, if you’re a reporter!