Math/Maths 69: Serious Confetti

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A conversation about mathematics between the UK and USA from This week Samuel and Peter spoke with special guest Sharon Evans about the IMA early career activities and how you can help her by answering a question, and then to each other about: Leonardo DiCaprio tipped to play Alan Turing; 'Jewish' Math Problems; Nobel Economics prize; The futile predictions of the pointless 'science' of economics; Model of Language Incorporates Need for Repetition; Studying Random Structures With Confetti; Adorable Fractal Analysis; Benford's Law Resurgence?; Best High Schools for Math and Science; Dr Maths in Ireland; and more.

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