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Octagons and Parabolas

Today was a pretty exciting day in terms of math-y origami (In terms of everything else, not so much.)

Left: Octagonal tato I  am using as thank you notes. 58 kata lagi


The Maths of Lighthouses

A colleague recently visited Ardnamurchan Lighthouse and took the following photo which shows the centre of gravity for different shaped lighthouses. It’s a lovely example of Mathematics being used in construction!

Thanks John!


Parábola de la Samaritana

La Samaritana es una historia bíblica de amor y aceptación de Cristo con gran valor teológico. Este artículo es una recopilación de cuatro segmentos narrativos que usted debe leer en el orden descendente de los hipervínculos. 43 kata lagi


Using R to Create 3 Dimensional Graphics

R is a computer language used primarily for plotting data. I am neither an expert in R nor a statistician, but I have used it to generate interesting 3 dimensional graphics from math equations. 335 kata lagi

Screenshot dump Sept 27 2015

Nitrogen, xcompmgr, and transset-df make everything so pretty.

And I don’t even use more than 25% (or 1 GB) of my memory most of the time, as long as I’m not compiling. 8 kata lagi


A favorite of all time - Fred Eversley

A true inspiration and one of our favorite artists – Fred Eversley.
From Guggenheim to Whitney his art is in the permanent collection of 35 museums and he has executed 20 large-scale public artwork commissions. 72 kata lagi