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Audio stories from Dim Sum Thinking.

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Audio stories from Dim Sum Thinking.

    Episode 11: Geometry is a Lie

    Episode 11: Geometry is a Lie

    How can points, which have no size at all, come together to form a line? Pretty much in the same way that moments come together to make up our lives.

    • 3 min
    Episode 10: Competition

    Episode 10: Competition

    There will always be people who do what you do better than you do. Don't let them keep you from doing what you need to do. All music by Kevin MacLeod incompetech.com.

    • 2 min
    Episode 9: Knowing

    Episode 9: Knowing

    Would you want to know when you are going to die? This week's exploration was prompted by a story that Jonathan Goldstein told on WireTap.

    • 3 min
    Episode 8: Push it again

    Episode 8: Push it again

    This episode is in memory of mathematician Benoit Mandelbrot. Although it's not about his research it does briefly explore what happens if you follow the effect of a function.

    • 3 min
    Episode 7: Saying Sorry

    Episode 7: Saying Sorry

    Why do we teach kids to say they're sorry even when they're not? What happens when they're adults who say sorry without meaning it?

    • 1 min
    Episode 6: Start Practicing

    Episode 6: Start Practicing

    What is it that keeps you from starting on a new project? Nothing? I thought so. To prove that nothing should stand in your way, this podcast was recorded on my iPhone using the built in microphone.

    • 2 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
7 Ratings

7 Ratings

clarkware ,

Great stuff!

A high-quality and fun podcast with a unique style. Can't wait to see what future topics are produced.

BruceStewart ,

Interesting and fun

Interesting and fun take on math concepts, fantastic production values!

iPhone Dev ,

Fantastic

If you want to understand math from a cool perspective download and listen. Really fun!

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