Weekly links for October 28 (one day late)

As you may have noticed, this has turned into a linkblog. Blame my job. Blame one of your fellow readers for alerting me of the job’s existence.

Andrew Gelman asks Do college football results impact the election?

Darryl Yong in the Notices of the AMS: Adventures in teaching: A professor goes to high school to learn about teaching math?

Technology Review reports on Univfy, a startup answering the question of what your chances of conceiving a baby via IVF are.

David Talbot at Technology Review asks what google knows about the presidential race.

Papercraft sculptures based on Byrne’s Euclid.

Donald Saari, who works on the theory of voting, goes to a fourth grade classroom. The fourth graders are surprisingly smart.

Advertisements

2 thoughts on “Weekly links for October 28 (one day late)

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s