For this week’s Math Munch, we have a re-run from four years ago– which just happened to be our first anniversary on Math Munch and the end of the previous presidential election. What were we thinking about then, and what are we thinking about now? ________________________________________________ Welcome to this week’s Math Munch! Guess what? Today […]

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# Web Applets, Space Fillers, and Sisters

Welcome to this week’s Math Munch! Recently I’ve been running across tons of neat, slick math applets. I feel like they all go together. What do they have in common? Maybe you’ll be able to tell me. First up, you can tinker with some planetary gears. Then try out these chorded polygons. And then how about […]

# Grothendieck, Circle Packing, and String Art

Welcome to this week’s Math Munch! This week brought some sad news to the mathematical world. Alexander Grothendieck, known by many as the greatest mathematician of the past century, passed away on November 13th. You may not have heard of him, but many mathematicians say that the work he did in math was as influential […]