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Mathematical Objects: Noughts and Crosses (Tic Tac Toe) board

Mathematical Objects

A conversation about mathematics inspired by a Noughts and Crosses (Tic Tac Toe) board, covering Noughts and Crosses, a surprising number of variants, with a bit of higher dimensions and topology for good measure. Presented by Katie Steckles and Peter Rowlett.

Noughts and Crosses board
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Mathematical Objects: Tangerine

Mathematical Objects

A conversation about mathematics inspired by a tangerine (no, really!). Presented by Katie Steckles and Peter Rowlett.

tangerine
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Mathematical Objects: Pile of matchsticks

Mathematical Objects

A conversation about mathematics inspired by a pile of matchsticks. Presented by Katie Steckles and Peter Rowlett.

Pile of matchsticks
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Mathematical Objects: Tantrix Tiles, Beaded Necklaces and Juggling Balls

Mathematical Objects

A conversation about mathematics inspired by a set of Tantrix tiles, a beaded necklace and some juggling balls. Presented by Katie Steckles and Peter Rowlett, with special guest Alex Corner.

Juggling balls, beads and tiles
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Mathematical Objects: Stick of Chalk

Mathematical Objects

A conversation about mathematics inspired by a stick of chalk. Presented by Katie Steckles and Peter Rowlett.

A stick of chalk
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Mathematical Objects: Towers of Hanoi

Mathematical Objects

A conversation about mathematics inspired by the Towers of Hanoi puzzle. Presented by Katie Steckles and Peter Rowlett.

Update: Here’s a lovely knitted Towers of Hanoi, tweeted in response to this episode by Pat Ashforth.

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