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Applied Mathematics Vs. Pure Mathematics

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“If you want to see practical applied mathematics, read chemical engineering; if you want to see theoretical applied mathematics, read electrical engineering, and if you want to read pure math, read economics.” — Richard I. Pelletier


"The cyclical rebirth of caste in America is a recurring racial nightmare"*...

The year 1915 marked the fiftieth anniversary of the end of the Civil War. Monuments to Confederate and Union heroes were being dedicated all over the country. 

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A Level Chemistry

Home Tuition | Chemistry | A Level

Get home tutor assistance in Chemistry for GCE AS Level and A Level in Lahore.

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Basics of Tensor Calculus & General Relativity|A Digression into Special Relativity

So far in this series I have given the definitions of vectors, scalars, tensors, and manifolds. As a result, much of this series has been mostly mathematics and not necessarily physics. 2,009 more words


Gresham College: Prof. Chris Budd - Mathematics and the Making of the Modern and Future World - #9 - Maths is coded in Your Genes

A fascinating series delivered by Professor Chris Budd, CBE from Bath University

About this lecture

We live in an information age, with vast amounts of data constantly sent around the world.

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A Little Ditty About Jack and Diane: Rescue Donkey and Emu Friends Doing the Best They Can  

You might call them “Mule-o and Emu-ette,” but this unique pair of fuzzy friends prefer to go by the names Jack (the donkey) and Diane (the emu). 884 more words


One graph. Ten minutes. An important conversation.

At the beginning of class I showed this to my students:

They came up with lots of interesting things.