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Egyptian Maths

Michael S. Schneider explains how the Ancient Egyptians (and Chinese) and modern computers multiply and divide

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ARCE-NOLA's curator insight, September 19, 2013 2:49 PM

Video: a look at how ancient Egyptian calculations are conceptually similar to computer calculations.

Natalie Letcher's curator insight, September 19, 2013 8:04 PM

A facinating short video on eternal principles of mathematics - relational patterns of number that were already understood in the ancient world, and similarly employed by computers today. 

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El origen de la palabra Google

El origen de la palabra Google | Maths Lab | Scoop.it
La palabra tiene que ver con las matemáticas modernas.

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The Simpsons' secret formula: it's written by maths geeks

The Simpsons' secret formula: it's written by maths geeks | Maths Lab | Scoop.it
When Simon Singh met the show's writers in LA for a new book, he found a team dedicated to inserting gags about complex maths problems. And you thought it was just a cartoon…

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