A Christopher J. Sykes documentary for the Channel 4 'Equinox' science series
A 1987 documentary for the Channel 4 ‘Equinox’ science series.
“The Genius of Srinivasa Ramanujan” features well-known number theorists from around the world associated with Ramanujan’s oeuvre, most notably A. Raghuram and Ken Ono
Shot at various locations in Chennai, Namakkal, Kumbakonam, Erode, and Cambridge, this documentary highlights the trajectory of Ramanujan’s seminal work and its relevance today.
His scientific …
‘Ramanujan’ tells the human story of an Indian mathematician who languished in the grip of a disdainful society and a scornful academia
Set in the early 1900’s British India and England, ‘Ramanujan’ revolves around the life and times of the mathematical prodigy, Srinivasa Ramanujan. Directed by the award-winning director of ‘Mogha Mul’, ‘Bharati’ and ‘Periyar’, Gnana Rajasekaran, the film is being made simultaneously in English and …
Documentário: Grigori Perelman
A Russian documentary about Perelman in which his work is discussed by several leading mathematicians including Mikhail Gromov was released in 2011 under the title “Иноходец. Урок Перельмана“, “The Man Who Walks Differently: Perelman’s Lesson.”
- Fonte: Wikipedia – Grigori Perelman
Grigory Perelman está cansado da matemática e dos…
Is math invented by humans, or is it the language of the universe?
Join NOVA on a mathematical mystery tour—a provocative exploration of math’s astonishing power across the centuries. We discover math’s signature in the swirl of a nautilus shell, the whirlpool of a galaxy, and the spiral in the center of a sunflower. Math was essential to everything from the first wireless …
Time, Distance, Mass, Moles, Heat, Light and Electricity
Professor Marcus du Sautoy explores why we are driven to measure and quantify the world around us and why we have reduced the universe to just a handful of fundamental units of measurement.
- Time and distance
Professor Marcus du Sautoy tells the story of the metre and the second –
Artist and writer Matt Collings takes the plunge into an alien world of equations
The Challenger disaster
When the space shuttle Challenger blew up in 1986, it was the most shocking event in the history of American spaceflight. The deaths of seven astronauts, including the first teacher in space Christa McAuliffe, were watched live on television by millions of viewers. But what was more shocking was that …
This is the story of the most captivating communicator in the history of science
Material for mathematics courses on the K-12 and college levels
Why U animated videos are designed as collateral material for mathematics courses on the K-12 and college levels, and as a resource for informal independent study. Rather than focusing on procedural problem solving, the objective is to give insight into the concepts on which the rules of mathematics are based.…
BBC Open University Productions
- The Emergence of Greek Mathematics
- The Vernacular Tradition
- Marin Mersenne: The Birth of Modern Geometry
- The Founding of the Royal Society
- The Birth of Calculus
- Non-Euclidean Geometry
- Paris and the New Mathematics
- The Liberation of Álgebra
The Emergence of Greek Mathematics
Desde el número áureo hasta el mundo de las gráficas pasando por las cónicas o las leyes del azar
Um filme para todos
Para acabar de vez com o mito
O “Isto é Matemática” pretende de uma forma simples e realista apresentar a forma como a Matemática nos rodeia em grande parte da nossa vida.
National Geographic Chanel - Apresentado por Brian Green
Brian Greene revela um segredo: fomos todos enganados. Nossas percepções de tempo e espaço fizeram com que ficássemos desnorteados.
Muito do que acreditávamos saber sobre nosso universo pode estar errado. Esta série de quatro horas baseada no livro escrito pelo renomado físico e aclamado autor Brian Greene, vai …
Horizon - Apresentado por Marcus Du Sautoy
Marcus Du Sautoy wants to find out how close we are to creating machines that can think like us: robots or computers that have artificial intelligence.
His journey takes him to a strange and bizarre world where AI is now taking shape.
Marcus meets two robots who …