The Great Math Mystery Nova, PBS
Aired / Created: March 2016
This is a fantastic documentary about how math comes into our daily lives.
TED-ED What Can't You Divide by Zero? Steven Wright
Aired / Created: April 2018
In the world of math, many strange results are possible
when we change the rules. But there’s one rule that most of
us have been warned not to break: don’t divide by zero. How
can the simple combination of an everyday number and a basic
operation cause such problems?
TED-ED Where Do Math Symbols Come from? John David Walters
Aired / Created: October 2017
Math is full of symbols: lines, dots, arrows, English
letters, Greek letters, superscripts, subscripts ...
it can look like an illegible jumble. Where did all of
these symbols come from? John David Walters shares the
origins of mathematical symbols, and illuminates why
they’re still so important in the field today.
The History of Non-Euclidian Geometry - Sacred Geometry - Extra History - #1 Extra History
Aired / Created: May 2018
Before we get into non-Euclidian geometry, we have to know: what
even is geometry? What's up with the Pythagorean math cult? Who was Euclid,
for that matter? And what the heck is the 5th Postulate?
Infinity Minus Infinity is π Mathologer
Aired / Created: July, 2016
This is one of MANY videos of Mathologer Channel. Every video from this guy is absolutely great.
Math and Movies (Animation at Pixar) - Numberphile Numberphile
Aired / Created: Nov, 2014
From the channel Numberphile, how do 3D animated characters look so smooth? Pixar researcher Tony DeRose explains - with mathematics.
50 Centuries in 50 minutes (A Brief History of Mathematics) YouTube User GRCCtv
Aired / Created: Sep, 2012
Presenter John Dersch. How did we get the mathematics that is studied today? Who was
responsible for major advances in the mathematics that we now
take for granted? When and where did this work take place?
Such questions will be addressed by tracing the development
of mathematics from 3000 B.C. to the dawn of the 21st century.
There will be time for questions and suggestions for further
study will be made
What's so sexy about math? | Cédric Villan TED Talks
Aired / Created: June, 2016
Hidden truths permeate our world; they're inaccessible
to our senses, but math allows us to go beyond our
intuition to uncover their mysteries. In this survey
of mathematical breakthroughs, Fields Medal winner
Cédric Villani speaks to the thrill of discovery and
details the sometimes perplexing life of a mathematician.
"Beautiful mathematical explanations are not only for our
pleasure," he says. "They change our vision of the world."