Two years ago today, “The Imitation Game” came out in the UK. Dean Kostos’s sestina commemorating Turing’s brutal mistreatment at the hands of his government is disturbingly pertinent.
This academic has run the mathematical simulations.
“You come across all sorts of strange things. It’s like the lottery–you never know.”
The genius of Srinivasa Ramanujan.
Guilty – I find math jokes hilarious. When they are in fact jokes about math…
Lisa Hickey looks at the way math is replacing guns as the tool of choice to solve problems in some of the Oscar-nominated films of 2016.
Graham Kendall explains the science and math of the dartboard.
If Technology Fails Math Skills Shouldn’t
The conservative website Breitbart is arguing that women are objectively less intelligent than men. Should we take them seriously?
Role Model “The Science Machine” Michael Green Rocks the Show
Rather than having teachers instruct students on solution methods, many students prefer to work out solutions by themselves or by working with other students.
Dr. Nash was more than a mathematician. He was a symbol of hope for the hopeless.
Shawn Henfling introduces us to John Urschel: Math Genius, Chess Player, Professional Athlete
Every event is a teachable moment.
Brenda Coleman Discusses Why Your Kids Need S.T.E.M. Careers
Remember when an upset win was relished by the entire student body? Mike Kasdan is sad to report that at Yale that may no longer be the case: “Thanks a lot Professor Chen!”