Ancient jugs hold the secret to practical mathematics in Biblical times

Jun 04, 2012 by

Archaeologists and mathematicians alike have been puzzled for centuries by the use of spherical jugs in trade in the ancient world, and how merchants measured the volume of the commodities they held. See it on Scoop.it, via Mindscape

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Revealed – the capitalist network

Nov 10, 2011 by

As anti-capitalist protesters take to the streets, mathematics has teased apart the global economic network to show who’s really pulling the strings… See it on Scoop.it, via Mindscape

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