Welcome to the Library
Sections:
• Items created by me, Andrew Borne
• Articles from the web & news outlets
• Other stuff
Created or gathered by Andrew 
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The Best Ever unit circle printable 

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That Darn River boat Problem, example of a distance/rate/time question 

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Finding Polynomial Roots, three different ways, examples from advanced algebra 

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How to manually compute square roots. From The Encyclopedia Britanica, 1961 

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Multiplying Polynomials: using a box (or table) 

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StepbyStep rendering of the Mandelbrot Set. Orbits & Iteration (high school level) 

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Blooms Taxonomy for Learning, Math emphesis, by Andrew Borne 

JPG 
Eight points on how to teach mechanical engineering 

Podcasts, audio and video files 
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Mp4 
VanGogh's paintings capture fluid dynamics and turbulent flow 

Mp3 
Datamining, Marketplace, Minnesota Public Radio, 8 Megs 
Sep 2010 
Mp3 
Introduction to Number Theory (6 minutes) easy to understand 

Mp3 
NPR, Christmas by the Numbers (time: 4:40) 4.3 Megs 
Aug 2013 
MP4 
A bizzare proof of how the summation of the positive integers equals... 1/12th? 
Jan 2014 
Mp3 
Comedy Sketch from Wits, American Public Media, staring David Cross 
May 2014 
MP3 
TED Radio Hour: Why do we solve for x? 53 minutes 
May 2016 
Mp3 
On Faith, Krista Tippet interviews Mario Livio, author of Is God a Mathematician? 
June 2015 
Mp4 
The Map of Mathematics 
Feb 2017 
People in the field of Mathematics 
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Andrew Wiles receives award for solving Ferman's Last Theorem 
Mar 2016 
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Albert Einstein failed math as a child? No, he didn't. 

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Obituary of Jaime Escalante, LA Times 
2010 
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Ada Lovelace wrote the world's first computer program...what did it do? 
Dec 2012 
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The MultimillionDollar Minds of 5 Mathematical Masters, New York Times 
June 2014 
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An Iranian woman wins the Fields Medal, the highest honor in mathematics. CNN 
Aug 2014 
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Boo! The 'Witch' of Agnesi, a spooky curve by female mathematician Maria Agnesi 

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Three African American Women earn a Ph.D. in mathematics 

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The Painter who Entered the Fourth Dimension, BBC 
May 2016 
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A beautiful photographic series of computers from the 1950's and 60's 
May 2016 
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A look at the mathematics behind the works of M.C. Escher 

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A (happy) statistical analysis of the paintings of Bob Ross by Walt Hickey 

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The amazing mathematical art of Rafael Araujo, humanmade drawings. 
Feb 2014 
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Fractals, Graphics, and Mathematics Education, by Benoit B. Mandelbrot 

Collected Articles and Items 
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Quora Answer: The Missing Dollar Problem 

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Why are girls underrepresented in higher math? 
Sep 2016 
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Belphegor’s Prime. An Obscure Number Into a Scary Story 
Sep 2016 
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Essay from Aeon Flux. See math in the world around you. 
Feb 2017 
PPT 
The Beauty of Mathematics, unknown author 

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Math Advances Raise the Prospect of an
Internet Security Crisis 
August 2013 
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The Unreasonable Effectivness of Mathematics, by Eugene Wigner 
1960 
PPT 
The Beauty of Mathematics, unknown author 

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AlKwarazmi, "The Father of Algebra" 

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Some Reasons for the Effectiveness of Fractals
in Mathematics Education, by Benoit B. Mandelbrot and Michael Frame 

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Infinity: You can't get there from here! From Platonic Realms website 

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Math Jokes, anecdotes and other funny quotes, Collected by Mike Cook even more! 

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A primer on Zeno's Paradox, from Platonic Realms 

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Mathematics and the spiritual dimensions, by Swami B. B. Visnu 

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Greatest Math Discovery of all time? square root of 2 
Nov 2016 
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The Bumble Bee can't Fly Myth 

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If Robots Run the World, What Should Students Learn?, Katrina Schwartz 
April 2013 
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How Long is the coast of Britian?, by Benoit B. Mandelbrot 
1967 
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666, A mathematical examination, by Mike Keith 

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The Rapunzel Number: The Math of Ponytails 
Feb 2012 
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How Math is affecting advertizing in social media 
Aug 2013 
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The amplituhedron: a Jewel at the heart of Quantum Physics, Quanta Magazine 
Sep 2013 
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Understanding the Fourier transform, by Stewart Riffle 
Dec 2013 
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Why do Americans stink at Math? New York Times 
Aug 2014 
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Number Games: Dyscalculia 
Jan 2013 
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Quora answers, The mysterious "Multiplication Wheel" of Oklahoma 
May 2016 

