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#MathStatMonth Day 20: Pascal's Triangle

Pascal’s triangle is a triangle of integers that looks like this:

1
1  1
1  2  1
1  3  3  1
1  4  6  4  1… 591 more words

Math

One machine to rule them all: A ‘Master Algorithm’ may emerge sooner than you think

(Source: thenextweb.com)

It’s excusable if you didn’t notice it when a scientist named Daniel J. Buehrer, a retired professor from the National Chung Cheng University in Taiwan, published a white paper earlier this month proposing a new class of math that could lead to the birth of machine consciousness. 701 more words

Technology

What if I told you there's a fifty percent chance that 2 out of 23 people have the same birthday?

PART ONE

I know, these first few cards have nothing to do with birthdays, but it’ll get there.

PART TWO

Let’s change gears.

PART THREE… 492 more words

Thinks

Benchmarking PHP

Lately i’ve been working on a lot of things that require me to “benchmark” the time it takes for parts of my code to run. This means that I have been using  1,696 more words

Blog

Saturday Math Puzzle

“Algebraic symbols are used when you do not know what you are talking about.”  – Philippe Schnoebelen

Happy Saturday, wherever you are! :) 

Math

Beauty in Equations?

When people think of beauty they think of towering mountains, famous paintings, or notorious sculptures; not numbers seen in a whiteboard.  But many scholars, scientist, and mathematicians throughout written history believed that math is a form of beauty and art like a misunderstood painting or a part of an eccentric dance. 200 more words

Bias

5 Stories about Numbers that Turn into Poems

I’m  embarking on another 3-part blogging adventure this weekend: my relationship with numbers. This 3-part journey will begin with poetry, then wind into color, before ending on my arithmophobia. 795 more words

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