14. The Rise of Cardano

We continue learning about Cardano as we attempt to answer the following questions.: How do you evade those pesky portrait painters?  How do you balan...View Details

13. The Cardano Awakens

We meet an Italian mathematician who played a huge role in Fermat and Pascal’s Unfinished Game and whose drive shaft is still in use in modern vehicle...View Details

In the conclusion to our Fermat trilogy, we dive deeper into the saga of the Last Theorem as we attempt to answer the following questions. How can a l...View Details

We continue talking about Fermat (and some of his collaborations) as we attempt to answer the following questions: How sure are you that you locked yo...View Details

We now meet a mathematician whose famous theorem stumped mathematicians for three centuries before being solved!  In this episode, we'll attempt to an...View Details

We are taking a little break for the holidays to collect some more research (and to start our Spring semester!)  We hope you have a great holiday seas...View Details

To close out our Erdös trilogy, we’ll talk about some of our favorite tidbits as we attempt to answer the following questions. Is illegal thinking a m...View Details

We’ll continue learning about Erdös and we’ll talk about some of his travels as we attempt to answer the following questions. How do you get your frie...View Details

For this trilogy, we meet a more modern mathematician – Paul Erdös.  We can wait to introduce to you one of our favorites: a teacher at heart who has ...View Details

In this thrilling conclusion to our Hypatia trilogy, we discuss some of the politics happening at the time which led directly to her death.  In this e...View Details

In the second episode of our trilogy, we continue the story of Hypatia and her teachings by attempting to answer the following questions. How can dood...View Details

Hypatia has been credited with everything, from conics to planetary movement.  In the first of this three-part series, we’ll attempt to answer the fol...View Details

Episode 3: Tresses, Tranquility, and Travel Tips To conclude our Pythagorean trilogy, we’ll attempt to answer the following questions: How can split e...View Details

Episode 2: Eagles, Environmentalists, and Expurgation In the second episode of our trilogy, we continue the story of Pythagoras and his followers by a...View Details

Episode 1: Birthmarks, Beans, and Brotherhoods We know Pythagoras was the leader of a brotherhood…or do we?  In the first of a three-part series on P...View Details

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