Category Archives: Mathematics

Nerds on parade

A wonderfully nerdly performance of mental arithmetic. I found his use of word mnemonics to remember large numbers quite cool. Tags: Mathematics, performance, TED, Video

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Transforming our thoughts about teaching

This wonderful little video (produced by some U of M Twin Cities mathematicians) has apparently been viewed over 1 million times now, which is a lot more views than it would ever get in class. I frequently run into faculty … Continue reading

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