Why the other line is likely to move faster – YouTube.
Maths Problem: Connect the towns solution (Motorway Problem) – YouTube.
Maple Plots in Minecraft Tour – YouTube.
Calculus Project: “Chain Rule Inception” – YouTube.
Source: http://video.ias.edu/voevodsky-80th The link above is a excellent talk given by Voevodsky as part of a celebration of the 80th anniversary of the founding of the Institute for Advanced Study in Princeton regarding the foundations of mathematics and possible inconsistencies. For a discussion on the topic check out mathoverflow.
In this TED talk, Oxford mathematician Peter Donnelly describes the common mistakes humans make in interpreting statistics along with the impact these errors have on the outcome of criminal trials. Source: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kLmzxmRcUTo It’s a great video to show during intro stats courses and to get students thinking about what statistics is all about. For classes …