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I Learned Calculus With A Video Game, And It Was Surprisingly Fun

I, like many people, am terrible at math. I need a calculator to do basic addition and subtraction. Math class was excruciatingly painful for me, not …

Math 'Makes the World More Beautiful': A Professor's Advice on Teaching Math

April is Mathematics and Statistics Awareness Month—a time to celebrate teaching math, which can be, as experts say, a "hard sell."<p>I spoke with Sean …

A Mathematician Might’ve Created an Anti-Tsunami Cannon That Could Save Millions Of Lives

A mathematician might’ve figured out how to stop tsunamis in their tracks… or at least dampen their power. Image: Sean Davey<p><b>Back in 2004, I was in</b> …

The Man Who Tried to Redeem the World with Logic - Issue 21: Information

Walter Pitts was used to being bullied. He’d been born into a tough family in Prohibition-era Detroit, where his father, a boiler-maker, had no …

Spectacular patterns found in rare, big numbers used in encryption schemes

This may lead to a practical, feasible solution, <b>to factor the product of two very large prime numbers</b> (with thousands of digits), making many …

Data Science

Applied linear algebra | matrix algebra | Expert consultant

Linear algebra is everywhere<p><b>Nearly everything interesting depends on more than one input</b>, and the simplest way several inputs can relate to each …

Mathematics

Evidence that an ancient Pueblo site was built out of “golden rectangles”

An applied mathematician discovers geometric logic in Colorado's Sun Temple ruins.<p>A millennium ago, the Pueblo peoples were constructing incredible …

Archaeology

An Unexpected Encounter with Set Theory in the Wild

I walked into the next room of the museum and started laughing. Staring back at me were empty sets and sets containing the empty set. The Musée des …

The Mathematician Who Will Make You Fall in Love With Numbers

Math conferences don’t usually feature standing ovations, but Francis Su received one last month in Atlanta. Su, a mathematician at Harvey Mudd …

Mathematical Model Reveals How French Riots Spread via a Giant Wave of Contagious Violence - MIT Technology Review

Clichy-sous-Bois is a deprived area of northeast Paris where youth unemployment is rampant, racial tensions are high, and relations with the police …

Justice

Did you solve it? The whisky puzzle that could have you on the rocks

A full whisky bottle has a height of 27cm and a diameter of 7cm, and contains 750 cubic centimetres of whisky. It has a dome-like indentation at the bottom like many bottles do.

Hidden Figures: Meet the Black Female Math Geniuses Who Helped Win the Space Race

Even before the publication of Margot Lee Shetterly’s <i>Hidden Figures</i><i>: The American Dream and the Untold Story of the Black Women Mathematicians Who</i> …

The focus on maths and science doesn’t add up. The arts must be in the equation | Kester Brewin

Throwing resources at science, technology, engineering and maths in England hasn’t worked. We need to reaffirm the importance of a more rounded education<p>As a long-time maths teacher, the latest assessments by the Trends in International Mathematics and Science Study and Programme for International …

Weapons of math destruction? The problem with algorithms

Increasingly, the decisions impacting our lives are driven by data and made by algorithms. But do they really make fairer and better decisions? …

Why Do We Pay Pure Mathematicians?

<i>Or, the Many Uses of Uselessness</i><p>One of the joys of being married to a pure mathematician—other than finding coffee-stained notebooks full of …

Mathematics

PISA data on maths memorisation

<i>This is Part 1 of a sequence of posts. You can find Part 2 here and Part 3 here.</i><p>I recently had the following graph Tweeted into my timeline:<p>It is …

Penn Mathematicians Win $10 Million Grant to Prove Homological Mirror Symmetry

blurb: A collaboration that includes Tony Pantev and Ron Donagi of Arts & Sciences brings together multiple fields of mathematics to solve a …

Mathematics

Stanford mathematical logician Solomon Feferman dies at 87 | Stanford News

A memorial service will be held Saturday, Oct. 8, at 4 p.m. at the Faculty Club for Solomon Feferman, professor emeritus of mathematics and …

New Zealand's ONLY Mens Lifestyle Magazine

M2 July 2018 - LATEST ISSUE!<p>June 29, 2018<p>Name: James Mazey Occupation: Coffee Sales Technician Age: 34 What’s your morning routine? I have a cup of …

Checkmate! A mathematical solution to a life-or-death problem

Maths can be challenging. Maths can be fun. And, on rare occasions, maths can even be life-saving.<p>Last week, we learned how Wonderland was getting …

A Mathematical Introduction to Logic: How Logic Provides a Foundation for Hacking

Like any other profession, hacking has both practical and theoretical applications. Most of the Open topics deal with the practical side of hacking, …

Don't call me a prodigy: the rising stars of European mathematics

Scientists from 80 countries flocked to Berlin this week to attend the European Congress of Mathematics. One main takeaway: some of the continent's …

Dig in: Turing and the mysterious mathematics of sunflowers

How a citizen science experiment followed the research of the brilliant Nazi codebreaker<p>Sat, Aug 13, 2016, 06:00<p>Ever heard of an English scientist by …

mayahan: Photos Of Geometrical...

The 25 Bachelor's Degrees With The Highest Salary Potential In 2016-2017

<i>As part of their 2016 - 2017 College Salary Report, Payscale</i> <i>asked survey respondents whose culminating degree is a bachelor’s, who graduated from schools in the U.S., work full-time in the U.S., and are not on active military duty to answer questions about their current employment and compensation.</i>

What 3 digit number has a te...

The pro football team had just finished their daily practice session when a large turkey came strutting onto the field. While the players gazed in …

Football (U.S.)

Computer Scientists Close In on Perfect, Hack-Proof Code

IN THE SUMMER of 2015 a team of hackers attempted to take control of an unmanned military helicopter known as Little Bird. The helicopter, which is …

What Did Turing Do for Us?

This year is a special year for me, and for many other mathematicians like me. This year we shall be celebrating 'Turing Year'; that is the centenary …

The Collatz Conjecture Is a Simple Problem That Mathematicians Can't Solve

A kid can understand the question, but no one can answer it.<p>Part of the beauty of mathematics is that seemingly simple patterns lead to much more complicated questions and theories. The Collatz conjecture, which is the subject of a new video from YouTube channel Numberphile, is the perfect example …