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Mathematical Moments from the American Mathematical Society

The American Mathematical Societys Mathematical Moments program promotes appreciation and understanding of the role mathematics plays in science, nature, technology, and human culture. Listen to researchers talk about how they use math: from presenting realistic animation to beating cancer.

An exploration of the life half of math and the math half of life.

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Math Mutation

Should professors assign famous unsolved problems as homework? (Send feeback to erik@mathmutation.com)By erik@mathmutation.com.

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Mathematical Moments from the American Mathematical Society

Researcher: Jim Papadopoulos, Northeastern University Description: Jim Papadopoulos talks about his years of research analyzing bicycles.By paoffice@ams.org (The AMS Public Awareness Office).

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Mathematical Moments from the American Mathematical Society

Researchers: Eleanor Jenkins, Clemson University and Kathleen (Fowler) Kavanagh, Clarkson University. Lea Jenkins and Katie Kavanagh talk about their work making farming more efficient while using water wisely.By paoffice@ams.org (The AMS Public Awareness Office).

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Math Ed Podcast

Eliz Fennema, emeritus professor from the University of Wisconsin, discusses her career in mathematics education, her research on gender-differences in mathematics, and her role on the Cognitively Guided Instruction project. Guest host: Susan Empson See the comments for references mentioned during the interview Complete list of past episodes…

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Math Ed Podcast

Denise Spangler from the University of Georgia discusses the forthcoming chapter, "Research on core practices in K-12 mathematics teaching" (co-author: Victoria Jacobs), appearing in the Compendium of Research in Mathematics Education (NCTM). Denise's Professional Webpage Core Practice Consortium See the comments for references mentioned during ...…

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Math Mutation

If you test a conjecture with values up to 60 digits, can you assume it will be true forever? (Send feeback to erik@mathmutation.com)By erik@mathmutation.com.

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Math Ed Podcast

Chuck Munter from the University of Missouri discusses his article, "Examining relations between mathematics teachers' instructional vision and knowledge and change in practice," [FREE PDF] published in the American Journal of Education, Volume 123. (Co-author: Richard Correnti) Chuck's Professional Webpage MIST Project Website Complete list of ...…

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The Other Half

Transportation matters. When people need to get places, but don’t have a good way to do so, it’s more than just a drag for them – it’s also a drag for the economy. Americans are living increasingly far from their places of employment, which knocks walking or biking out of the way for many. And not everyone has a car to get themselves from place ...…

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Math Mutation

Exploring the "Collatz Conjecture", which is simple enough to explain to a child, but has yet to be proven. (Send feeback to erik@mathmutation.com)By erik@mathmutation.com.

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Math Mutation

Gulliver's lesser known voyage to Laputa, which satirized out-of-touch mathematicians. (Send feeback to erik@mathmutation.com)By erik@mathmutation.com.

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Math Mutation

If a friend wants to meet "a year from Monday", when exactly is that? (Send feeback to erik@mathmutation.com)By erik@mathmutation.com.

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Math Ed Podcast

Kimberly Cervello Rogers from Bowling Green State University discusses the article, "Graduate teaching assistants' enactment of reasoning-and-proving tasks in a content course for elementary teachers," published in the Journal for Research in Mathematics Education, Volume 47. (Co-author: Michael Steele) Kim's Professional Website See the commen ...…

Episode 6: Aaron Stump on Cedille

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Math Mutation

How stochastic computing cleverly utilizes the laws of probability. (Send feeback to erik@mathmutation.com)By erik@mathmutation.com.

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Math Ed Podcast

Julie Nurnberger-Haag from Kent State University discusses her article, "A cautionary tale: How children's books (mis)teach shapes," published in Early Education and Development. Julie's Professional Webpage Article: http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/10409289.2016.1242993 Episode 1509 on Julie's number book study See comments for refe ...…

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Math Ed Podcast

Dave Coffey and John Golden from Grand Valley State University discuss their scholarly use of blogs, Twitter, and YouTube in their thinking about mathematics education and teacher preparation. Dave's deltascape blog John's mathhombre blog #MTBoS (Math Twitter Blogosphere) See the comments for references mentioned during the episode.…

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Mathematical Moments from the American Mathematical Society

Researcher: Daniel Rothman, MIT. Dan Rothman talks about how math helped understand a mass extinction.By paoffice@ams.org (The AMS Public Awareness Office).

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Mathematical Moments from the American Mathematical Society

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Mathematical Moments from the American Mathematical Society

Researcher: Hamsa Balakrishnan, MIT. Hamsa Balakrishnan talks about her work to shorten airport runway queues.By paoffice@ams.org (The AMS Public Awareness Office).

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Mathematical Moments from the American Mathematical Society

Researcher: Annalisa Crannell, Franklin & Marshall College. Annalisa Crannell on perspective in art.By paoffice@ams.org (The AMS Public Awareness Office).

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Mathematical Moments from the American Mathematical Society

Researcher: John A. Adam, Old Dominion University. John A. Adam explains the math and physics behind rainbows.By paoffice@ams.org (The AMS Public Awareness Office).

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Mathematical Moments from the American Mathematical Society

Researchers: Eleanor Jenkins, Clemson University, and Katie Kavanagh, Clarkson University. Eleanor Jenkins and Katie Kavanagh talk about their interdisciplinary team's work helping farmers.By paoffice@ams.org (The AMS Public Awareness Office).

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Math Mutation

Harness the power of your "R-mode" for problem solving. (Send feeback to erik@mathmutation.com)By erik@mathmutation.com.

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Math Mutation

Are abstract expressionist paintings really fractals? (Send feeback to erik@mathmutation.com)By erik@mathmutation.com.

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Math Ed Podcast

Michael de Villiers speaks with guest host, Michelle Cirillo, about his career in mathematics education. Dr. de Villiers is an emeritus professor from the University of KwaZulu-Natal in South Africa and an honorary professor at the University of Stellenbosch. Michael's Dynamic Math Website Michael's Professional Webpage Proof with Dynamic Geome ...…

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Math Ed Podcast

Greg Larnell from the University of Illinois at Chicago discusses his article, "More than just skill: Mathematics identities, racialized narratives, and remediation among black undergraduates" (free PDF available), published in the Journal for Research in Mathematics Education, Volume 47. Greg's Professional Webpage See the comments for referen ...…

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Math Mutation

Are modern physicists just playing a "glass bead game"? (Send feeback to erik@mathmutation.com)By erik@mathmutation.com.

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Math Ed Podcast

Sandy Fillebrown from Saint Joseph's University discusses the article, "Courses on the beauty of mathematics: Our version of general educatino mathematics courses," published in PRIMUS and written by Agnes Rash and Sandy. SJU General Education Sandy's Professional Webpage

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Mathematical Moments from the American Mathematical Society

Researcher: Andrew Beveridge, Macalester College Moment Title: Dis-playing the Game of Thrones Description: Andrew Beveridge uses math to analyze Game of Thrones.By paoffice@ams.org (The AMS Public Awareness Office).

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Mathematical Moments from the American Mathematical Society

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Mathematical Moments from the American Mathematical Society

Researcher: Thomas Snitch, University of Maryland Description: Thomas Snitch talks about nabbing poachers with math. Audio files: podcast-mom-poaching-1.mp3 and podcast-mom-poaching-2.mp3By paoffice@ams.org (The AMS Public Awareness Office).

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Mathematical Moments from the American Mathematical Society

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Math Mutation

Are the "Cognitive Biases" reallly flaws in the human mind? (Send feeback to erik@mathmutation.com)By eseligma@aracnet.com.

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Math Ed Podcast

Tom Carpenter, emeritus professor from the University of Wisconsin and NCTM Lifetime Achievement Award winner, discusses his career in mathematics education. Wisconsin Faculty Page Brief Biography from NCTM See the comments for references mentioned during the interview.

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Math Mutation

Can you travel in time using the International Dateline? (Send feeback to erik@mathmutation.com)By eseligma@aracnet.com.

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Math Mutation

John Cage's music and the mathematics of the I Ching. (Send feeback to erik@mathmutation.com)By eseligma@aracnet.com.

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Math Ed Podcast

Brent Davis from the University of Calgary delivers his plenary, "How research into second-language learning might be useful for improving mathematics teaching practice," at the 2016 NCTM Research Conference, San Francisco, CA. Slides accompanying the presentation Brent's Professional Webpage Thanks to NCTM and to Raymond Johnson for helping ma ...…