Shared July 21, 2017
Space-filling curves, turning visual information into audio information, and the connection between infinite and finite math (this is a re-upload of an older video which had much worse audio).
Supplement with more space-filling curve fun: https://youtu.be/RU0wScIj36o
For more information on sight-via sound, this paper involving rewiring a ferret's retinas to its auditory cortex is particularly thought-provoking: http://phy.ucsf.edu/~houde/coleman/su...
Alternatively, here is the NYT summary: https://goo.gl/qNuc14
Also, check out this excellent podcast on Human echolocation: https://goo.gl/23f4Yh
For anyone curious to read more about the connections between infinite and finite math, consider this Terry Tao blog post: https://goo.gl/NZ4yrW
Lion photo by Kevin Pluck
Music by Vincent Rubinetti: https://vincerubinetti.bandcamp.com/a...
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Various social media stuffs:
Space-Filling Curves - Numberphile
Who cares about topology? (Inscribed rectangle problem)
The Ingenious Design of the Aluminum Beverage Can
What does it feel like to invent math?
Quantum Fields: The Real Building Blocks of the Universe - with David Tong
P vs. NP and the Computational Complexity Zoo
1. Introduction to Human Behavioral Biology
Math Jokes Explained - Numberphile
Solving 2D equations using color, a story of winding numbers and composition
Waves: Light, Sound, and the nature of Reality
Ramanujan's infinite root and its crazy cousins
Binary, Hanoi and Sierpinski, part 1
How Earth Moves
Times Tables, Mandelbrot and the Heart of Mathematics
The Banach–Tarski Paradox
Pi hiding in prime regularities
The Brachistochrone, with Steven Strogatz
Numberphile v. Math: the truth about 1+2+3+...=-1/12