Math/Maths 95: Massively Multiplayer Online Mathematics

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A conversation about mathematics between the UK and USA from Pulse-Project.org. This week Samuel and Peter spoke about: Math Massive Open Online Course (MOOC); A-level sciences 'lack the maths students need'; School maths should be more practical, say (some) teenagers; College Dropout Became Mathematical Genius After Mugging; Feminine math, science role models do not motivate girls; The Reason that Spies love Math; Rubik's Challenge 2012; Concorde TSP App; The Traveling Salesman Version of Sam’s Face; Wikipedia adds MathJax display option; IMA YouTube channel; Protection of Freedoms Bill; The Aperiodcast; HUMANS V NATURE: Engineering FTW; and more.

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Math MOOC - Let’s Teach the World
MIT and Harvard announce edX
Coursera Courses
West Yorkshire lollipop man studies for 12th degree
A-level sciences 'lack the maths students need'
Mathematics in science
School maths should be more practical, say teenagers
They was in da Mandelbrot Set
Real ‘Beautiful Mind’: College Dropout Became Mathematical Genius After Mugging
My fair physicist? Feminine math, science role models do not motivate girls
The Reason that Spies love Math
Math/Maths Twitter App
We're doing it again! Join the Rubik's Challenge 2012!
Rubik's Cube Guinness World record solve - July 2011
Concorde TSP App
The Traveling Salesman Version of Sam’s Face
Wikipedia adds MathJax display option
IMA YouTube channel
Protection of Freedoms Bill
Diary: A freedom too late for the Enigma code-breaker
Alan Turing and the Enigma Machine, by James Grime, Cambridge 12 June 2012
Statistical Studies of Coronal Dimming and Coronal Mass Ejection by Danielle Bewsher Jeremiah, 2012-05-09 IMA North West Branch
Dissections - highlights from a masterclass by Bernard Murphy, 2012-05-10 IMA Online talk
The Mathematics Magic Show by Peter McOwan, 2012-05-16 IMA East Midlands Branch
The Two-Thousand-Year-Old Computer, BBC Four
The Aperiodcast – week of 23/4/2012
HUMANS V NATURE: Engineering FTW
Group Work working group meeting

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Find Samuel Hansen at samuelhansen.com and acmescience.com and on Twitter as @Samuel_Hansen and @acmescience.

Find Peter Rowlett at peterrowlett.net or on Twitter as @peterrowlett.

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