Monthly Archives: August 2013

A World of Waves: video series

I haven’t added it yet to “video links”, but I just posted a video series on YouTube about Fourier series and how they have impacted modern science and technology and especially modern mathematics. It’s called “A World of Waves“. It’s … Continue reading

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A fun question about handedness

Here’s a very quick question, which I actually got from OK Cupid, of all places: if you turn a left-handed glove inside-out, does it (a) stay a left-handed glove, (b) turn into a right-handed glove, or (c) become neither? Think … Continue reading

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A neat multi-base identity

I’m about to start teaching my one-week intensive math workshop for middle and high school students, which I call “Numbers in the Summer”. I hope to report a few fun tidbits from that workshop, for which I use materials from … Continue reading

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