Category: Ciência e Tecnologia
This documentary is about the world famous graphic artist M. C. Escher (1898-1972)
Universidade de Coimbra
“El arte y la arquitectura han hecho uso desde antiguo de muchas propiedades de la geometría y las matemáticas: basta con observar la refinada aplicaciónn de las proporciones que llevaban a cabo los arquitectos del Antiguo Egipto, Grecia y Roma o los artistas del Renacimiento, como Miguel Angel, Da Vinci …
BBC Radio 4 Podcast
A mathematician's journey through symmetry
“Finding Moonshine: a mathematician’s journey through symmetry” is published in the UK by Fourth Estate on the 4th of February 2007. It will also be published in the US by HarperCollins on the 5th of …
TED Ideas worth spreading
O mundo gira em torno de simetria – desde o spin de partículas subatómicas até a beleza estonteante de um arabesco. Mas há nisso mais do que o olho pode ver.
Aqui, o matemático de Oxford, Marcus du Sautoy, oferece um vislumbre dos números invisíveis que une todos os …
Series in which mathematician Marcus du Sautoy explores the stories behind some of the world’s most familiar and influential scientific diagrams
Ever since he was at school, actor and comedian Alan Davies has hated maths
Alan Davies attempts to answer the proverbial question: how long is a piece of string?
Made for Pi Day 2008 by enthusiastic math students at Fort Vancouver High School
Music video to “Lose Yourself (In The Digits)” (by Pi Diddy at TeachPi.org), made for Pi Day 2008 by enthusiastic math students at Fort Vancouver High School. High quality version downloadable from WWW.FORTMATH.COM
Lose Yourself (In The Digits)
Look, if you had…one shot…one opportunity…
To recite the digits …
The story of physicist Richard Feynman‘s fascination with the remote Asian country of Tannu Tuva
BBC Horizon explores the life and times of Richard Feynman – through the eyes of the man himself and his family
BBC Horizon explores the life and times of Richard Feynman – through the eyes of the man himself and his family.
Many aspects of this documentary have been used before in Horizon and Nova episodes, the Messenger series is also refferenced.
Presented with his charismatic, passion and zest for life …
Professor Richard Feynman of Caltech talks about his life and career
Richard Feynman was one of the most brilliant theorical physicists and original thinkers of the 20th century. He rebuilt the theory of quantum electrodynamics, and it was for this work that he won the Nobel Prize in 1965.
In 1981, he gave Horizon a candid intervew, talking about …
Using physics to explain how the world works
Richard Feynman (1918-88) was one of the most remarkable and gifted theoretical physicists of any generation. He was also known as the ‘Great Explainer’ because of his passion for helping non-scientists to imagine something of the beauty and order of the universe as he saw it.
In this series, Feynman …