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Ditching the Fifth Axiom - Numberphile

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Abandoning "The Fifth Axiom" - Euclid's so-called Parallel Postulate - gave birt...
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Foam Physics - Sixty Symbols

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by Jay 5 years ago
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What is the link between giraffes, wine corks and the map of the Universe? More...
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Foucault's Pendulum - Sixty Symbols

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by Jay 5 years ago
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Foucault's Pendulum is a clever way of demonstrating the Earth's rotation - but...
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Modern Major Moons

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by Jay 5 years ago
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All 176 Moons of the Solar system, to the tune of Gilbert and Sullivan's 'Modern...
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Feynman: Fire FUN TO IMAGINE 2

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by Jay 5 years ago
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Physicist Richard Feynman talks more about jiggling atoms and heat, and about wh...
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Why Women Are Stripey

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by Jay 5 years ago
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Epigenetics means women have different active x-chromosomes in different cells....
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How Do Chameleons Change Color?

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by Jay 5 years ago
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New research shows chameleons actively tune nano-crystals to change their color....
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Einstein Field Equations - for beginners...

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by Jay 5 years ago
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Einstein's Field Equations for General Relativity - including the Metric Tensor,...
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Four Dimensional Maths: Things to See an...

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by Jay 5 years ago
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Matt Parker, comedian and mathematician, shows how four-dimensional shapes appea...
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Triple Point of Water

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by Jay 5 years ago
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This was obtained with a standard vacuum pump. A petri dish with sulfuric acid i...
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Fairchild XC-120 Packplane (1950)

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by Jay 5 years ago
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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fairchild_XC-...
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Turing Machines Explained - Computerphil...

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by Jay 5 years ago
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Turing Machines are the basis of modern computing, but what actually is a Turing...
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Busy Beaver Turing Machines - Computerph...

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by Jay 5 years ago
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The Busy Beaver game, pointless? Or a lesson in the problems of computability? -...
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Eye tracking and schizophrenia

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by Jay 5 years ago
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By observing the eye movements of schizophrenia patients while playing a simple...
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A Magic Number - Sixty Symbols

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by Jay 5 years ago
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It's a tricky concept linked to chaos, but the Feigenbaum Constant is a special...
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Astrology, Alchemy, Homeopathy etc...j/k :)
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