Archive for the 'movie' Category

The Big Short – Wikipedia

July 22, 2017

Found Lewis’ @theBigShort (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Big_Short) v. helpful in understanding the financial plumbing of the ’08 meltdown, eg CDO,CDS,MBS..

Network Analysis: 60-second animation shows how divided Congress has become over the last 60 years

June 9, 2017

#Network Analysis [highlighting #modularity change]: Animation shows how divided Congress has become over…60 yrs https://www.YouTube.com/watch?v=tEczkhfLwqM

Winston Churchill: Walking with Destiny (2010) – IMDb

June 4, 2017

http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1727596/

Watch a Mortified Demolition Crew Accidentally Tear Down the Wrong Building

May 28, 2017

Lucky this didn’t happen @Yale
(https://twitter.com/markgerstein/status/868992565131046912) A Crew Accidentally Tears Down the Building Next Door
http://GizModo.com/watch-a-mortified-demolition-crew-accidentally-tear-dow-1795462647

Time-lapse video of the demolition of the Gibbs Building

May 28, 2017

Big changes right next store, on Science Hill @Yale
https://www.YouTube.com/watch?v=hbMwpS7JKSQ #Timelapse video of the demolition of the Gibbs Building

Aaron Koblin – Flight Patterns

May 27, 2017

http://www.aaronkoblin.com/work/flightpatterns/

neat to see E coast go to sleep & wake with red-eyes at 6 am

The weather of Grand Canyon, in a spectacular timelapse (VIDEO).

May 26, 2017

The weather of the #GrandCanyon, in a spectacular #timelapse video
http://www.slate.com/articles/video/video/2017/05/the_weather_of_grand_canyon_in_a_spectacular_timelapse_video.html Cloud formation & winds evident

ASTOUNDING: 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 + 5 + … = -1/12 – YouTube

April 15, 2017

1+2+3+4+5+…=-1/12 https://www.YouTube.com/watch?v=w-I6XTVZXww Amazing #proof based on adding up various infinite series, exploiting fact that 1-1+1-1+…=1/2

The Man Who Knew Infinity (2015) – IMDb

January 28, 2017

chariots of fire & Downton Abbey in roughly same period

http://m.imdb.com/title/tt0787524/
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The story of the life and academic career of the pioneer Indian mathematician, Srinivasa Ramanujan, and his friendship with his mentor, Professor G.H. Hardy.
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The King’s Speech – Wikipedia

January 28, 2017

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_King‘s_Speech