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Recently discovered (and rediscovered) links

Math ∩ Programming – A place for elegant solutions (another Alfred Vachris link) About the Author My name is Jeremy Kun. I’m currently a mathematics PhD student at the University of Illinois in Chicago, and I did my undergraduate at Cal Poly … Continue reading

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The Dome of the Pantheon

I have recently made my first Wikipedia edit. The article on the Pantheon in Rome made the following claim: “The exact composition of the Roman concrete used in the dome remains a mystery. An unreinforced dome in these proportions made of … Continue reading

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