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11 min ago | I programmer
Conway's game of Life is huge among programmers and mathematicians alike. It has generated a community of "Lifers" dedicated to constructing whole worlds in Life and investigating it as if it was a universe of its own.
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4 hrs ago | Scientific Blogging
I'm the founder of Science 2.0A and co-author of "Science Left Behind". A wise man once said Darwin had the greatest idea anyone... Statisticians have a rule of thumb for calibrating claims made in humanities and science papers alike.
7 hrs ago | Sentencing Law and Policy
The title of this post is the title of this intriguing new paper on SSRN authored by Corey Rayburn Yung.
8 hrs ago | Wireless Design & Development
The statistical evaluation of digital user data is of vital importance for analyzing trends.
10 hrs ago | Free Republic
President Obama entered office promising to restore the sanctity of science. Instead, a fresh war against science, statistics and reason is being waged on behalf of politically correct politics.
14 hrs ago | The Sanatoga Post
Talks Wednesday night by teachers and administrators for two Pottsgrove School District elementary schools were about keeping students "challenged" in math.
Imagine you had to take an art class in which you were taught how to paint a fence or a wall, but you were never shown the paintings of the great masters and you weren't even told that such paintings existed.
Euler's formula, linking the numbers i , I and e , is so revered that some mathematicians, such as Xander Henderson of the University of Nevada in Reno, have had it tattooed on their bodies.
According to Dr. Michelle Golland, in USA, "mate swapping" or " swinging " for engaging in sexual activities with the people who belong to outside of your marriage is mainly seen as deviant or strange.
Bloody Elbow's analytics expert shares the formula for winning UFC Fight of the Night and some potential dangers of relying on simple statistics.
On the first day, no one came. The second day, an addict in the throes of withdrawal showed up looking for advice.
"5-Year-Olds Can Learn Calculus," says a math education researcher with a book out about teaching calculus to 5-year-olds.
The March 2014 issue of The College Mathematics Journal features the work of not one, not two, but 11 students-three high schoolers, six undergraduates, and two graduate students-and nothing but the mathematical merit of their work earned it the distinguished placement.
A family from Harrogate has faced the most traumatic of ordeals after both sons were diagnosed with a deadly heart condition.
Vi Hart, the Internet's favorite manic vlogging mathematician, has released a new video in which she teams up with math artists Andrea Hawksley and Gwen Fisher , and Gwen's sister Ruth of Sweets by Ruth .
Springer has entered into a partnership with Universita degli Studi di Palermo to publish a new English-language book series.
Amir D. Aczel, Ph.D., studied mathematics and physics at the University of California at Berkeley and also holds a doctorate in statistics.