Math/Maths 102: Turing, mad scientist & Newton, action hero

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A conversation about mathematics between the UK and USA from Pulse-Project.org. This week Samuel and Peter spoke about: Turing Centenary; Shouryya Ray, 16-Year-Old 'Genius,' Didn't Actually Solve Newton's 350-Year-Old Mathematical Problem; LMS Good Practice Scheme on Women in Mathematics; On "Iterated Prisoner’s Dilemma Contains Strategies that Dominate Any Evolutionary Opponent"; Colin Beveridge's Super Subtraction Feat; DragonBox: iPhone Algebra Game; ShareLaTex; Isaac Newton set to become the next Hollywood action hero; Computing Mathematics: Tony Mann appointed to 415-year-old London College; Museum of Mathematics Opening Ceremony: 12-12-12; Maths Busking Engage U Results; Math52 reaches Kickstarter goal; Awards showcase excellence in data journalism around the globe; and more.

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Aperiodical Turing Round Up
Turing Centenary Conference
Alan Turing plaque unveiled at Manchester University
Blue plaque in Cambridge
Alan Turing: Inquest's suicide verdict 'not supportable'
Historical anniversaries: are they worth celebrating?
Shouryya Ray, 16-Year-Old 'Genius,' Didn't Actually Solve Newton's 350-Year-Old Mathematical Problem
Comments on some recent work by Shouryya Ray
An answer to what Shouryya Ray’s ‘unsolved Newton problem’ was
LMS Good Practice Scheme on Women in Mathematics
LMS Benchmarking Survey
On "Iterated Prisoner’s Dilemma Contains Strategies that Dominate Any Evolutionary Opponent"
The Super Subtraction Feat
Numerical prodigy sets Guinness record
DragonBox: iPhone Algebra Game
ShareLaTex
Isaac Newton set to become the next Hollywood action hero
Computing Mathematics: Tony Mann appointed to 415-year-old London College
Museum of Mathematics Opening Ceremony: 12-12-12
Engage U Results
Math52: A Fresh Way to Teach
Awards showcase excellence in data journalism around the globe
Motion Math HD
Big Bang East Midlands
MEI Conference

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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 and The Aperiodical or on Twitter as @peterrowlett.

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