My approximation of Pi

Maths on a Saturday, what is this!? Oh, and we’re back once again! Sometimes you have those ‘Random Shower Thoughts’ that just require further investigation. We’ll, the other day that very thing just happened to happen to me. After many hours looking in the wrong place, I decided to try and work it out through another…

Pi Day!

Hello fellow maths nerds! Kickstarter YouTube link: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/762570340/the-spacebunker-project Yesterday was a once in a lifetime experience. if you do not know why, allow me to explain. At one point, yesterdays date read as: 3 14 15 9:26: 53, which is Pi. Being a very nerdy person myself, I love irrational numbers, so much so that I have memorised…

Kickstarter Launch!

Ah ha! Why are we posting today you ask? Because we have some big news! We have just launched a Kickstarter for our future Youtube channel! We would be thrilled if you could give it a look and any donation, small or large would be absolutely incredible. The channel will be educational videos about space…

Imaginary Numbers?

The maths blog is back again! Imaginary numbers? I hear you ask. Yes, they exist, but they prefer to go by the name of complex numbers. If you are confused as to what I am talking about here, let me attempt to explain. Our traditional view of numbers is all of the numbers laid out…

Synesthesia

Another Sunday maths blog! This is something I have experience with, as I have Spatial Sequence Synesthesia. This means two things, firstly every number has a colour, or is made from several colours, and secondly that every number, date or time has a point “in space”. The last part there is in “” as that’s…

Maths is beautiful

Time for another maths blog! Beauty is rarely the first word that comes to mind when one thinks about maths, however by using the art of data visualisation we can easily change that. A mathematical artist called Martin Krzywinski shows us the beauty of the randomness contained within famous number such as Pi, the golden…