Category: Ciência e Tecnologia
“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
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 …
This Documentary describes Pythagoras. It was produced by Cromwell Productions in 1996.
O Professor Jim Al-Khalili tenta descobrir um dos grandes mistérios da ciência
A teoria do caos tem um mau nome, evocando imagens de clima imprevisível, falhas económicas e ciência errada. Mas há um lado fascinante e escondido do Caos, que os cientistas só agora começam a entender.
Acontece que a teoria do caos responde a uma pergunta …
TED - Ideas worth spreading
O trabalho de Benoit Mandelbrot levou o mundo a uma compreensão mais profunda dos fractais
Uma viagem com paradas em algumas estações do espaço-tempo, da ciência, beleza, Arte & Matemática
L’impressionnante liste des lauréats du Prix Nobel montre ce que la pensée scientifique, occidentale d’abord puis mondiale, a produit de plus performant au service de la connaissance. L’histoire de ces éminents savants, tels Einstein, Pierre et Marie Curie, Pavlov, Flemming, etc. c’est l’histoire du XXe …
The life of the Nobel Prize-winning mathematician and schizophrenic John Nash
Documentary which looks at how developments in mathematics over the past 40 years have completely changed our understanding of the fundamental nature of the world we live in
As we approach tipping points in both the economy and the climate, the film examines the mathematics we have been reluctant to …