I once read an article somewhere about website loading time statistics and how deploying an optimization made the website slower according to the statistics, but the per-region data showed massive improvements and an influx of users with slower internet s... Also some cool things involving E_8 and optimal sphere packings happened earlier this year: Quanta Article 8-dimensional arXiv link 24-dimensional arXiv link The leaders of Mathematics thought you might also enjoy participating in Physics, so they've made it a part of their community neighborhood! Check out the rest of Mathematics community's neighborhood here.
Stop telling kids you're bad at math. You are spreading math anxiety 'like a virus.' - Shared from /danMusings of Dan McComas, Founder and CEO here at Imzy!
Just a cute little animation. Wow! I have to say I really like this new layout. Even if we don't have any LaTeX/MathJax features yet, having comments side-by-side with posts seems like a big improvement. To celebrate this UI change, let's try a Putnam discussion thread. ---Take a... Video problem 8: Many people are familiar with the concept of paying forward, but how quickly can it actually spread if we commit to it? This video calculates how many layers of pay it forward would need to happen successfully for the chain to reach every... Okay... this isn't what it originaly sounds like. https://www.imzy.com/worldbuilding/post/almost_hilarious_poplulation_growth/comment/f21a14c0-bd8c-11e6-9b8e-25c1d4d83c2e?_notif=14bfd8f6-be2e-11e6-a436-b5ad269b1a02 I came here from the wroldbuilding commu... I hope I'm doing this right. If not, let me know.