Thursday, December 3, 2015

How Jane Vonnegut Made Kurt Vonnegut a Writer

Golden Gate Bridge daredevils kept span sparkling in 1950s

Numb3rs

You know what Great about this program?  Finding errors,  which tells you that the shows programmers do not understand math.  Do not get me wrong,  It is a good program,  but the flaws are interesting as well.

(The  latest was the pin drop that, over time,  adds up to pi. It's a random way of select pi.)

(OK the second. In the next Episode the Uber geek says that is surprising amount of math shows up in gambling, and it is  surprising.  But it isn't. Because the math geeks often applied their talents to winning such games, including Pascal and Nash.  He should have said,  that a surprising number of geniuses of math like to play the odds.)