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Wrong, But Useful: Episode 7

It's an awfully short episode of Wrong, But Useful, in which and I discuss: Colin's upcoming marathon efforts, which you can support by clicking here - bonus points for mathematically interesting sponsorships! Dave's son Reuben had his appendix removed, and Dave spent the time grumbling (justifiably) about parking and looking

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Wrong, But Useful: Episode 6

The end of August is upon us... is it really Episode 6 already? Apparently so. This month, @reflectivemaths (Dave Gale) and I talk about... My talk in Edinburgh and the Maths Inspiration people Abuse of pie charts: East Lancs and the TES have things mixed up, and graphs you don't

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Wrong, But Useful: Episode 5

In which (Colin Beveridge in real life) defends the word 'geek' and (Dave Gale to his offline friends) frequents the bars of Iceland. With Mrs Gale, obviously. Show notes Colin's giving a talk in Edinburgh on August 15th. (Note: while the talk may be family-friendly, the venue is apparently 18+

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Wrong, but Useful: Episode 4

In this episode, (who is Dave Gale in real life) and I talk about... Comments on our last episode Weinstein-gate: full coverage via (Peter Rowlett in real life) at the Aperiodical A boy called Tutankhamun: Owen Daniel's TEDx talk, a variation on the Tuesday's Child problem1 Making your cousin cry

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Wrong, But Useful: Episode 3

It's the awkward third episode! In which... @sr_cav (who is Cav in real life) is nice about us on his blog Dave meets Art Benjamin Art Benjamin's TED talks about mathemagic and statistics Rüdiger Gamm's mental arithmetic Secrets of the mathematical ninja Colin invites you to MathsJam - Yarnfield Park,

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Wrong, But Useful: Episode 2

It's a new month, which means it must be time for a new episode of Wrong, But Useful! This time around, we talked about queuing at EuroDisney, how to play Battleships, why Peppa Pig's dad has a quadratic equation in his office, 110%, elliptic curves and Dave's brilliant new game.

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Wrong, but Useful: Episode 1

What's this? Multimedia? Whatever next? What you are about to click is an audio extravaganza: a mathematical conversation between me and Dave Gale, who is @reflectivemaths on twitter. It's the first episode of Wrong, But Useful. Mentioned in this podcast: The Maths/Maths podcast (with Samuel Hansen and Peter Rowlett) -

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