The Simpsons and their Mathematical Secrets – November 11th

At The GeorgeNovember 11th @7:30 pm

Simon Singh, best-selling author of ‘Fermat’s Last Theorem’ and ‘The Code Book’, will discuss his forthcoming book ‘The Simpsons and Their Mathematical Secrets’. He will explain how a team of mathematically gifted writers have covered everything from calculus to geometry, from pi to game theory, and from infinitesimals to infinity in various episodes of The Simpsons.Singh will also discuss how the writers of Futurama have similarly made it their mission to smuggle deep mathematical ideas into the series.

 

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I am the deputy editor of The Pod Delusion and one of the monkeys that run Soho Skeptics. I like ale if you are wondering.

15. September 2013 by Liz
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