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Archive for February, 2014

Toys in Applied Mathematics

Posted by Ed on February 20, 2014

Watch this great talk by Tadashi Tokieda presenting some surprising phenomenona in toys. This is quite fun to watch.

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Bagels and mathematics

Posted by Ed on February 15, 2014

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Free Math textbooks

Posted by Ed on February 14, 2014

Check out the website by the American Institute of Mathematics with a list of approved textbooks:
http://aimath.org/textbooks/approved-textbooks/

Subjects are calculus, differential equations, linear and abstract algebra, real analysis, introduction to proofs, combinatorics, discrete structures and probability.

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Vein Viewer

Posted by Ed on February 4, 2014

Watch this marvelous device that lets you view your veins. It almost looks like an x-ray vision. When I first watched the video I thought this was only a gimmick but it really exists.

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