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The Honeycombs of 4-Dimensional Bees ft. Joe Hanson

Why is there a hexagonal structure in honeycombs? Why not squares?

The Honeycombs of 4-Dimensional Bees ft. Joe Hanson

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Why Computers are Bad at Algebra

The answer lies in the weirdness of floating-point numbers and the computer's perception..

Why Computers are Bad at Algebra

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Making Probability Mathematical

What happened when a gambler asked for help from a mathematician?

Making Probability Mathematical

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Network Mathematics and Rival Factions | Infinite Series

The theory of social networks allows us to mathematically model and analyze..

Network Mathematics and Rival Factions | Infinite Series

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Arrow's Impossibility Theorem

The bizarre Arrow’s Impossibility Theorem, or Arrow’s Paradox.

Arrow's Impossibility Theorem

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Voting Systems and the Condorcet Paradox

What is the best voting system?

Voting Systems and the Condorcet Paradox

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Dissecting Hypercubes with Pascal's Triangle

What does the inside of a tesseract look like? Pascal’s Triangle can tell us.

Dissecting Hypercubes with Pascal's Triangle

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Topology Riddles | Infinite Series

Can you turn your pants inside out without taking your feet off the ground?

Topology Riddles | Infinite Series

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Building an Infinite Bridge

Using the harmonic series we can build an infinitely long bridge.

Building an Infinite Bridge

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Hacking at Quantum Speed with Shor's Algorithm

Classical computers struggle to crack modern encryption.

Hacking at Quantum Speed with Shor's Algorithm

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How to Break Cryptography

Only 4 steps stand between you and the secrets hidden behind RSA cryptography.

How to Break Cryptography

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Can We Combine pi & e to Make a Rational Number?

Can you produce a rational number by exchanging infinitely many digits of pi and e?

Can We Combine pi & e to Make a Rational Number?

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Solving the Wolverine Problem with Graph Coloring

At one time, Wolverine served on four different superhero teams. How did he do it?

Solving the Wolverine Problem with Graph Coloring

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What is a Random Walk?

To understand finance, search algorithms and even evolution you need to understand Random

What is a Random Walk?

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Proving Pick's Theorem

What is Pick's Theorem and how can we prove it?

Proving Pick's Theorem

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Infinite Chess

How long will it take to win a game of chess on an infinite chessboard?

Infinite Chess

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Splitting Rent with Triangles

You can find out how to fairly divide rent between three different people even when you do

Splitting Rent with Triangles

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The Mathematics of Quantum Computers

What is the math behind quantum computers? And why are quantum computers so amazing?

The Mathematics of Quantum Computers

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How Infinity Explains the Finite

Peano arithmetic proves many theories in mathematics but does have its limits.

How Infinity Explains the Finite

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Kill the Mathematical Hydra

How do you defeat a creature that grows two heads for every one head you chop off?

Kill the Mathematical Hydra

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Singularities Explained

Mathematician Kelsey Houston-Edwards explains exactly what singularities are.

Singularities Explained

Video thumbnail: Infinite Series Can a Chess Piece Explain Markov Chains?

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Can a Chess Piece Explain Markov Chains?

In this episode probability mathematics and chess collide.

Can a Chess Piece Explain Markov Chains?

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When Pi is Not 3.14

You’ve always been told that pi is 3.14. This is true, but this number is based on...

When Pi is Not 3.14

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Can We Hear Shapes?

Mathematician Mark Kac asked the question “Can we hear the shape of a drum?”

Can We Hear Shapes?

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