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Podcasts: NPR Most E-Mailed Stories

Podcast: NPR Most E-Mailed Stories. This is a daily compilation of the six most e-mailed stories from NPR programs. They tend to be mostly from Morning Edition and All Things Considered, with a sprinkling of pieces from other NPR shows. Joshua Daniel Franklin runs an unofficial blog that lists and links directly to each day’s … Continue reading »

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Podcasts: A Brief History of Mathematics

Podcast: A Brief History of Mathematics. This short podcast series — ten 15-minute episodes — covers some of the people who helped bring math to where it is now, starting with Newton & Leibniz and ending with Nicholas Bourbaki. The series is presented by Professor Marcus du Sautoy and originally aired in 2010 on BBC … Continue reading »

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TTBOOK: Rerun culture. (Oct. 2)

Catching up on podcasts. This morning, I was listening to to the October 2nd To the Best of Our Knowledge (TTBOOK). After the interview with Simon Pegg on growing up as a nerd, I was thinking this would be a good podcast to blog about, seeing as I just read Ready Player One. And what’s … Continue reading »

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