Posts tagged ‘Culture’

IntMath Newsletter: Putnam, review, Captive, cipher

12 Dec 2019 In this Newsletter: 0. Season's greetings 1. New on IntMath: Putnam 2. The year in review 3. Math movies: Captive 4. Math puzzle: Cipher 5. Final thought: Imagine 0. Season's greetings 'Tis the season for special days. If you celebrate any of these, enjoy. Festival 2019/20 date Notes Bodhi Day 8 Dec, […]

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IntMath Newsletter: Eigenvectors, 3D solar system, graphics

In this Newsletter:

1. New on IntMath: Eigenvalues and eigenvectors
2. Resources: Desmos and 3D simulator
3. Math in the news: News and science
4. Math movies: Graphics and addresses
5. Math puzzle: Tangent circles
6. Final thought: Culture

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IntMath Newsletter: Search math, Fourier, DeepMind

In this Newsletter:

1. New on IntMath
2. Resources: Fourier, breaks
3. Math in the news: DeepMind, bees
4. Math movies: vectors, collection
5. Math puzzle: Sequence

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IntMath Newsletter: Hexagon, units, primes, Queen

In this Newsletter:

1. New on IntMath: CSS Animated Hexagon Wave
2. Units
3. Math in the news: Almost prime numbers
4. Brian May - astrophysicist
4. Math movies: Data portraits and fingers
5. Math puzzle: Divisibility
6. Final thought: It's up to us

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IntMath Newsletter: Complex numbers, evolutes, parabolas

In this Newsletter:

0. Privacy, cookies and ads
1. New on IntMath: Complex numbers and Evolutes
2. Resources
3. Math in the news
4. Math movies
5. Math puzzle
6. Final thought

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IntMath Newsletter: Graph mystery, science GIFs

In this Newsletter:

1. What's the correct graph of sec(arccos(x))?
2. Resource: Science GIFs
3. Math in the news: income inequality
4. Math movie: Benjamin Banneker
5. Math puzzles
6. Final thought: Priorities

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Math movie: The exceptional life of Benjamin Banneker

The exceptional life of Benjamin Banneker
Self-taught mathematician and astronomer Benjamin Banneker excelled despite little formal education and prejudice.

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IntMath Newsletter: trig differentiation applet, art, music

In this Newsletter:

1. Differentiation applet - trigonometric functions
2. Math art
3. Resource: SimplexNumerica
4. Math movie: Music And Measure Theory
5. Math puzzles
6. Final thought: Challenges

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Review: Manga Guide to Regression Analysis

Manga Guide to Regression Analysis
The Manga Guide to Regression Analysis continues the tradition of presenting math through comics. Here's my review.

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Geometric shapes in ancient rock art paintings

rock art
Ancient rock art may give clues to the origin of written symbols, including early math notation.

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