65 minutes | Oct 30th 2018

#22 - Pandemics, Padovan’s and Pumpkins

The boys get as spooky as they can with cellular automata, have a maths conversation about maths conversations and can't get past the fact that Brunnian and Borromean sound too similar.

Odds and Evenings

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Topics discussed
  • Zombies and Vampires
  • The Maths of Conversations
  • Brunnian Pumpkin Carving
Show Notes Follow Up

Maths Jam Annual Gathering Page
The Shade (Alex's New Podcast)

Maths From the Show

SIR Model Introduction by Alaric
SIR Model You Can Play With
Borromean Rings
Brunnian Links (more generalised)
Pochhammer's Countour
A Classic Video on Brunnian Links (in the form of snakes), by Vi Hart


Hosted By
Alaric - http://alaricstephen.com
Alex - http://twitter.com/speakmouthwords

Editing by Alex
Following of the brief: bring halloween problems by Alaric

Theme music by David Russell - https://youtube.com/DavidRussell323

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