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Pi - It Shows up in the Strangest Places

March 14th is Pi Day (3.14) and it is also Einstein’s birthday. In celebration of Pi I give you this… (And yes, I know what day it is, this is posted a day early so I can forward it to select folks.) … 173 more words

Math Is Hard

The Saskatchewan Government: Making Kellyanne Conway Blush

Recently a SaskParty Cabinet Minister – a really, really lovely person who I truly likeĀ – said to me, “You know, you could write something nice once in a while.” 1,865 more words

Saskatchewan Politics

'Math is challenging': Calgary Mayor Nenshi and MP Michelle Rempel engage in Twitter spat

Two high-profile Calgary politicians have become embroiled in a heated social media spat with Conservative MP Michelle Rempel accusing Mayor Naheed Nenshi of making a sexist remark. 363 more words


Benoit Mandelbrot: Born 20 November 1924, Died October 14, 2010

Benoit Mandelbrot was a mathematician by training. He published papers on economics and finance, on turbulence in jet engines (and other environments) and on information technology. 430 more words

Technology Is Wonderful

It Wasn't "Polling Error." You didn't read the fine print

Polling error is almost never reported in headlines. The plus or minus percentage without which the polling data is useless. But that is all about statistics, and as we know, math is hard. 434 more words