Relatively Prime: Stories from the Mathematical Domain

Relatively Prime features stories and interviews from the mathematical world. Featuring math stories from people like Fields Medalists to indie rockers to linguists on topics ranging as wide as the artificial intelligence which defeated checkers and mathematics haiku battles. Relatively Prime has a mathematics story for anyone and everyone.


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episode 2: The Shape of Things

Mathematics is rather unfairly thought of as a numbers game, but there really is much more too it and after scouring the world Samuel Hansen found a man…


 2012-09-21  1h5m

episode 5: The Unexpected

Sometimes an approach you are sure will work yields results. Maybe the Cambridge sandwich year and a unicycle society will lead to traveling around the world talking about…


 2012-09-19  58m

episode 7: The Toolbox

  The mathematics that we all learn in school is great. No, really, it is. How can anyone get through life without knowing how to add or subtract.…


 2012-09-18  58m

episode 8: Chinook

You may not think of checkers as an important game intellectually. It certainly has never had the cachet of chess. That did not stop it from becoming the…


 2012-09-17  1h2m