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Monthly Archives: April 2013
Win at Math!
As the end of the semester draws near, I find myself looking for quick ways to procrastinate. And playing a little game won’t take up that much time, right? Like, say, we could play a friendly game of Tic-Tac-Toe… (Courtesy … Continue reading
Posted in Recreational Mathematics Tagged education, game theory, games 2 Comments
The Mathematics of Planet Earth
Happy Earth Day! It seems appropriate today to highlight the Mathematics of Planet Earth blog. In fact, it’s triply appropriate: today is Earth Day, April is Mathematics Awareness Month (with a theme this year of the mathematics of sustainability), and … Continue reading
Posted in Applied Math Tagged climate change, Earth Day, ecology, network theory Comments Off on The Mathematics of Planet Earth