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Math-Update Invitada al MAC Museo de Arte Contemporaneo – Valdivia!!…


Un día cualquiera… Sin embargo especial… Nuestra soñada Exposición ILUMIMATI – Iluminación Matemática – empieza a tomar forma… Y hoy conquistaremos al MAC, junto a la artista alemana, y queridísima amiga, Philine-Johanna Kempf… Con nuestras visiones, sueños y la más arrasante realidad…

… Matemática ES Arte!



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Day #20: Riding on a Wild Torus


Q1: Say, you are actually riding on the surface of a torus, and say, you´re in a hurry! Could you find the shortest path to follow??…

Q2: And, if the surface of a – flexible – square that generates a Torus is just 1. Could you tell radius of its two generating circles and of its cartesian equation??…

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Welcome To Math-Update´s Advent Calendar 2000 + 2^2^2 ….. Day #1: Best X-MATHS Gift! – Yorgey´s Factorization Diagrams

Our Advent Calendar intends to be… – Not a great collection of the best puzzles, since for that we already have the marvelous MATHEON-Kalendar, which now is also available in English – … instead I want to post a – very personal – collection of 23 math diamonds I am in

Every day I hope add a new quiz!… If you feel like, you may post answers on the comments until the 23th!!… And on the 24th I wish to give all the answers!!!

Let´s  ALL Have Wonderful  X-MATHS


Q: This beautiful images show ALL possible Yorgey´s Factorization Diagrams for the number 1155 – there are 16 different diagrams – , for the number 105 – there are 6 diagrams – , and for 15 – there are only 2 – . Can you tell how many different factorization diagrams are there for the number 2016??… Hint: For 2017 there is only one!

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Nature by Numbers

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Just 2N-Joy…

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Just 2N-Joy!!…

….. Cuando recién empecé a buscar material para mi primer projecto – original página web Math-Update – para mostrarlo en el Congreso Internacional de Matemátic@s ICM 2010, este video me volvió loca. Es una rareza, una película mágica inspirada en números, geometría y la naturaleza… Y está realizada por un mago llamado Cristóbal Vila…

….. When I started looking for material for my web page project to present at ICM 2010, this video just fascinated me. This is a rare gem, a magical movie inspired on numbers, geometry and nature, by the absolute magician Cristóbal Vila…

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