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Who is the most badass mathematician ever?

Srinivasa Ramanujan: The Man Who Knew Infinity. Greatest Indian Mathematician.

  • Age 0: Born to a poor family in Madras, India
  • Age 2: Encounters smallpox and recovers unlike thousands in same neighborhood who died.
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Celebrity Mathematicians

In my opinion, currency notes are one of the biggest motivation to learn arithmetical operations (like addition, multiplication,…). In fact, most of our elementary school problems are about buying a particular quantity of something. 110 more words

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DP/30 An Hour with Jeremy Irons

David Poland interviewed Jeremy Irons on 25 October 2016 at Bar Marmont in West Hollywood.

He is an actor who needs no introduction. He’s thrilled us, scared us, creeped us out, and made men & women swoon over decades of amazing work. 19 more words

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The Man Who Knew Infinity at The White House

On Friday, October 28, 2016, members of the cast and crew of The Man Who Knew Infinity traveled to Washington, DC to attend Math and the Movies, a panel discussion followed by a screening of… 21 more words

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There are not many movies about mathematics or mathematicians and there are even less popular movies about the subject (Good Will Hunting,  A Beautiful Mind  are a couple of examples).  573 more words

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5-Chicchan: LIFE (26 October 2016)

Born 5-Chicchan: Srinivasa Ramanujan, Andy Griffith, Marilyn Monroe, Demetri Martin (comedian), Sylvia Plath, Barbara Marx Hubbard

The new trecena that began last Saturday with 1-Imox, considered by many (but certainly not all) followers of the Tzolkin to be the first trecena, is made precise in its process today, 5-Serpent. 362 more words

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