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PI: Interstellar Voyaging — An Evolutionary Transition

PI: Interstellar Voyaging — An Evolutionary Transition

| January 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

So now, when the whole hype about Interstellar is loosing steam, let’s think for a while what are the real implications of interstellar travel. In this talk at the Perimeter Institute in Waterloo, Ontario, Canada, Cameron Smith explores the biological and cultural challenges associated with the possibility of interstellar space travel. Cameron Smith is an […]

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Math Goes to Movies

Math Goes to Movies

| August 20, 2012 | 0 Comments

I bet you’re thinking what kind of title is that, but actually there’s a lot of math related stuff in movies. Movies like Pi, Beautiful Mind, Stand and Deliver and even Die Hard have some amazing math-related moments, which are analysed in the book. However, it is well known that many movies also have a lot of bogus mathematics. […]

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