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Interviews with people who love numbers and mathematics. Hosted by Brady Haran, maker of the Numberphile series on YouTube.

The Numberphile Podcast Brady Haran

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Interviews with people who love numbers and mathematics. Hosted by Brady Haran, maker of the Numberphile series on YouTube.

    An Educated Adult - with Tadashi Tokieda

    An Educated Adult - with Tadashi Tokieda

    Tadashi at Stanford - https://mathematics.stanford.edu/people/tadashi-tokieda

    Tadashi videos on Numberphile - https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLt5AfwLFPxWI9eDSJREzp1wvOJsjt23H_

    Lev Davidovich Landau - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lev_Landau

    You can support Numberphile on Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/numberphile) like these people - https://www.numberphile.com/patrons

    With thanks to MSRI - https://www.msri.org

    • 1 hr 13 min
    The Orchid Room and Cancer - with Hannah Fry

    The Orchid Room and Cancer - with Hannah Fry

    Professor Hannah Fry discusses her cervical cancer diagnosis - and subsequent attempt to make sense of it all.

    Making Sense of Cancer - Showing on BBC2 on June 2 and then on BBC iPlayer - https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/m0017wzq

    Telegraph Article - https://www.telegraph.co.uk/health-fitness/body/prof-hannah-fry-calculating-risks-cancer-treatment-would-have/

    Hannah Fry website - https://hannahfry.co.uk/

    Hannah Fry books - Amazon - https://amzn.to/3PzW4nz

    Numberphile videos with Hannah - http://bit.ly/hannah_vids

    Hannah previously on the podcast - https://www.numberphile.com/podcast/hannah-fry

    Macmillan Cancer Support - https://www.macmillan.org.uk

    NHS Cancer help - https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/cancer/

    You can support Numberphile on Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/numberphile
    Like these people - https://www.numberphile.com/patrons

    With thanks to MSRI - https://www.msri.org

    • 36 min
    A Passion for Big Numbers (and Liverpool FC) - with Tony Padilla

    A Passion for Big Numbers (and Liverpool FC) - with Tony Padilla

    Tony Padilla is known on Numberphile for tackling the big numbers... But by day he's a cosmologist at the University of Nottingham. Tony's also a life-long fan of Liverpool FC. Brady joined him at Anfield for a game against Watford.

    Tony at the University of Nottingham - https://www.nottingham.ac.uk/physics/people/antonio.padilla

    Order Tony's book Fantastic Numbers and Where to Find Them: A Cosmic Quest from Zero to Infinity

    Amazon US - https://amzn.to/3JYQbws

    Amazon UK - https://amzn.to/3M3yvB8

    MacMillan US - https://us.macmillan.com/books/9780374600570/fantasticnumbersandwheretofindthem

    Penguin UK - https://www.penguin.co.uk/books/316/316964/fantastic-numbers-and-where-to-find-them/9780241445372.html

    Some videos with Tony on Numberphile - http://bit.ly/Padilla_Numberphile

    And some videos with Tony on Sixty Symbols - https://bit.ly/Padilla_SixtySymbols

    The Sum of the Integers being -1/12 - https://www.bradyharanblog.com/blog/2015/1/11/this-blog-probably-wont-help

    Liverpool v Watford on 2 April 2022 - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7eHdk_1mJqA

    You can 'watch' the podcasts, including this one, on YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLH2AOVeIaWFmnXrXQ_UhKVy9Zp0RtRMm5

    This episode was supported by G-Research, a world-leading quantitative finance research firm, hiring the brightest minds to tackle the biggest questions in finance - learn more at gresearch.co.uk/numberphile/ - https://www.gresearch.co.uk/numberphile/

    You can support Numberphile on Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/numberphile) like these people - https://www.numberphile.com/patrons

    With thanks to MSRI - https://www.msri.org

    • 50 min
    The First and Last Digits of Pi

    The First and Last Digits of Pi

    Three One Four: A Number of Notes - http://mkweb.bcgsc.ca/pi/piday2022/

    The project is a collaboration between Martin, Gregory Coles, and Emma Beauxis-Aussalet

    On Bandcamp - https://ecstaticquiet1.bandcamp.com/album/three-one-four-a-number-of-notes

    YouTube track playlist - https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLewycy5dwN_nDZVW9fPcTRhGiGMEXqoxs

    YouTube album discussions and score analysis - https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLewycy5dwN_k_nAU9bhbTaDAKW3YAo_WW

    Martin Krzywinski - http://mkweb.bcgsc.ca

    62.8 trillion digit computation of Pi - https://www.fhgr.ch/en/specialist-areas/applied-future-technologies/davis-centre/pi-challenge

    Some of Martin's previous Pi visualisations can be found here - http://mkweb.bcgsc.ca/pi/

    This episode was supported by G-Research, a world-leading quantitative finance research firm, hiring the brightest minds to tackle the biggest questions in finance - learn more at gresearch.co.uk/numberphile/ - https://www.gresearch.co.uk/numberphile/

    You can support Numberphile on Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/numberphile) like these people - https://www.numberphile.com/patrons

    With thanks to MSRI - https://www.msri.org

    • 42 min
    An Infinite Debt - with Christopher Havens (Prisoner #349034)

    An Infinite Debt - with Christopher Havens (Prisoner #349034)

    Catch this episode on YouTube - https://youtu.be/DPyWf4cI548

    The Prison Mathematics Project - https://www.prisonmathproject.org/about/

    The Paper: Linear fractional transformations and non-linear leaping convergents of some continued fractions - https://arxiv.org/abs/2002.12644

    Article by Marta Cerruti on The Conversation - https://theconversation.com/an-inmates-love-for-math-leads-to-new-discoveries-130123

    You can support Numberphile on Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/numberphile) like these people - https://www.numberphile.com/patrons

    With thanks to MSRI - https://www.msri.org

    • 49 min
    The Little Star - with Zvezdelina Stankova

    The Little Star - with Zvezdelina Stankova

    Mathematician Zvezdelina Stankova was born in Bulgaria and is now a teaching professor at UC Berkeley.

    Zvezda's webpage - https://math.berkeley.edu/~stankova/

    Zvezda videos on Numberphile - https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLt5AfwLFPxWIbAPK1oJgRIpe0sWiPKkQ4

    The Legend of Question Six - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y30VF3cSIYQ

    Berkeley Math Circle - https://mathcircle.berkeley.edu

    This episode was supported by G-Research, a world-leading quantitative finance research firm, hiring the brightest minds to tackle the biggest questions in finance - learn more at gresearch.co.uk/numberphile/ - https://www.gresearch.co.uk/numberphile/

    You can support Numberphile on Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/numberphile
    Like these people - https://www.numberphile.com/patrons

    With thanks to MSRI - https://www.msri.org

    • 58 min

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