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03.15.13
Researcher breaks Pi calculation record with the help of NVIDIA
03.15.13

Researcher breaks Pi calculation record with the help of NVIDIA

Yesterday's self-congratulatory pat on the back to anyone reciting Pi to ten digits might feel a b...

By D. Cooper,   03.15.13
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03.14.13
It's March 14th: we're gonna make you a pi with a heart in the middle
03.14.13

It's March 14th: we're gonna make you a pi with a heart in the middle

Ladies and gentlemen (and nerds), today is Pi Day. You know what that means: tons of math and pie/...

By T. O'Brien,   03.14.13
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06.27.11
Nevermind the Pi music, here's what Tau sounds like (video)
06.27.11

Nevermind the Pi music, here's what Tau sounds like (video)

There's a heated debate going on in the exciting world of mathematics that pits notoriously irrat...

By J. Volpe,   06.27.11
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03.14.11
It's Pi Day. Do you know what 3.1415926535897932384626433832795 sounds like?
03.14.11

It's Pi Day. Do you know what 3.1415926535897932384626433832795 sounds like?

It may not be marked on most calendars, but if you're a math nerd (or a nerd in general -- of which...

By D. Melanson,   03.14.11
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