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Mathematical Objects: UUID 0412a969-5b27-4c28-9662-85ef2c201e0c

Mathematical Objects

A conversation about mathematics inspired by UUID 0412a969-5b27-4c28-9662-85ef2c201e0c. Presented by Katie Steckles and Peter Rowlett.

Python commands `import uuid` and `uuid.uuid4()` produces output `UUID('0412a969-5b27-4c28-9662-85ef2c201e0c')`
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Mathematical Objects: Auctioneer’s Hammer with Tim Harford

Mathematical Objects

A conversation about mathematics inspired by an auctioneer’s hammer. Presented by Katie Steckles and Peter Rowlett, with special guest Tim Harford.

Auctioneer's hammer
Image by Arek Socha from Pixabay

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Mathematical Objects: Dobble

Mathematical Objects

A conversation about mathematics inspired by cards from the game Dobble. Presented by Katie Steckles and Peter Rowlett. You can read more about Katie’s adventures in golfing combinatorics.

Dobble
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Mathematical Objects: Arbelos

Mathematical Objects

A conversation about mathematics inspired by an arbelos. Presented by Katie Steckles and Peter Rowlett, with special guest Catriona Agg.

Catriona mentions this proof without words, which is taken from Proof Without Words: The Area of an Arbelos by Roger B. Nelsen in Mathematics Magazine.

arbelos
Arbelos by Catriona Agg

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Mathematical Objects: Christmas crackers

Mathematical Objects

A conversation about mathematics inspired by a box of Christmas crackers. Presented by Katie Steckles and Peter Rowlett. Merry Christmas!

Christmas crackers
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Mathematical Objects: Enigma machine with Tom Briggs

Mathematical Objects

A conversation about mathematics inspired by an Enigma machine. Presented by Katie Steckles and Peter Rowlett, with special guest Tom Briggs.

Enigma machine
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