Margaret Wertheim:
Маргарет Вертхайм за красотата на математиката в коралите (и плетенето)

TED2009 · 15:33 · Filmed Feb 2009
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Маргарет Вертхайм е начело на проект за пресъздаване на съществата от кораловите рифове чрез техника за плетене на една кука, измислена от математичка — прославяйки чудесата на рифа и гмуркайки се в хиперболичната геометрия, която е в основата на създаването на корали.

By masterminding a project to model a coral reef armed only with crochet hooks, Margaret Wertheim hopes to bring some of the most complicated mathematical models embodied in our universe into the minds (and hands) of the masses. Full bio
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