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Mathematics Illuminated

Mathematics Illuminated is a 13-part multimedia learning resource for adult learners and high school teachers in math and other disciplines. The series explores major themes in the field of mathematics, from mankind's earliest study of prime numbers to the cutting edge mathematics used to reveal the shape of the universe. Rather than a series of problems to be solved, mathematics is presented as play we engage in to answer deep questions that are relevant in our world today. Mathematics also provides us with a powerful language for uncovering and describing phenomena in the world around us. The groundbreaking videos, interactive . . .

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Friday, Dec 8, 2017 - 1:00 AM    "Making Sense of Randomness" Probability is the mathematical study of randomness, or events in which the outcome is uncertain. This unit examines probability, tracing its evolution from a way to improve chances at the gaming table to modern applications of understanding traffic flow and financial markets.. D
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Friday, Dec 8, 2017 - 1:00 AM "Making Sense of Randomness" (IDAHO)
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Friday, Dec 8, 2017 - 1:30 AM "Geometries Beyond Euclid" (IDAHO)
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Friday, Dec 15, 2017 - 1:00 AM "Game Theory" (IDAHO)
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Friday, Dec 15, 2017 - 1:30 AM "Harmonious Math" (IDAHO)
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Friday, Dec 22, 2017 - 1:00 AM "Connecting with Networks" (IDAHO)
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Friday, Dec 22, 2017 - 1:30 AM "In Sync" (IDAHO)
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Friday, Dec 29, 2017 - 1:00 AM "The Concepts of Chaos" (IDAHO)
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Friday, Dec 29, 2017 - 1:30 AM "Primes" (IDAHO)
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Friday, Jan 5, 2018 - 1:00 AM "Combinatorics Counts" (IDAHO)
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Friday, Jan 5, 2018 - 1:30 AM "How Big Is Infinity?" (IDAHO)
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