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A conversation about mathematics between the UK and USA from Pulse-Project.org. This week Samuel and Peter spoke about: Thomas M. Rodgers (3 Aug 1944 - 10 Apr 2012); Racism in academic mathematics; Buckliball; What sank the Titanic?; Physicist Uses Math to Beat Traffic Ticket; Best and Worst Jobs of 2012; Numerical prodigy sets Guinness record for subtraction; e-petition: Put Alan Turing on bitcoins; Bedtime Math; Minds of Modern Mathematics iPad app; Turing-Tape Games; BAMC writing prize; Maths Busking at Engage U; Mathematicians Take a Stand; 3D printed Sierpinksi tetrahedron, Mobius strips loaded with ball-bearing; Sophie's Diary; Amelia and the Mapmaker; Carnival of Mathematics 85; America’s struggle to make math fun; Spammers are targeting mathematicians; and more.

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Thomas M. Rodgers (3 Aug 1944 - 10 Apr 2012)

Black mathematicians: the kind of problems they wish didn’t need solving

Buckle in

The perfect storm (What sank the Titanic?)

Physicist Uses Math to Beat Traffic Ticket

Proof of Innocence

What a nice job you have

Best and Worst Jobs of 2012

Numerical prodigy sets Guinness record

e-petition: Put Alan Turing on bitcoins

Bitcoin Planet Money 1

Bitcoin Planet Money 2

Goodnight, Moon. Goodnight, Math Problem

Bedtime Math

New IBM App Presents Nearly 1,000 Years of Math History

Men of Modern Mathematics poster images

Turing-Tape Games: A Challenge in Algorithmic Problem Solving

BAMC writing prize

Maths Busking at Engage U

Mathematicians Take a Stand

3D printed Sierpinksi tetrahedron

3D printed Mobius strips loaded with ball-bearing

Sophie's Diary

Amelia and the Mapmaker

Carnival of Mathematics 85

Carnival of Mathematics list and submissions

America’s struggle to make math fun

Large Maths Outreach and Careers Kit Information Booklet

Spammers are targeting mathematicians

See, they really are targetting mathematicians

Math/Maths Twitter App

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