S1E16 – MB | A Flying Car | Rare Coins | Debt Ceiling | Skycar | Afternoon Coffee | Puppets

S1E16 – MB | A Flying Car | Rare Coins | Debt Ceiling | Skycar | Afternoon Coffee | Puppets

[S1E16 – ‘Monkey Business’ – Jan. 25, 2013] Hello, and welcome to ‘Monkey Business.’ This is ‘Monkey Business’ for January 25, 2013. In today’s Afternoon Coffee newser, we have… (Jack) The U.S. House of Representatives voted on January 23, 2013, to extend the United States’ borrowing limit. The tally came in 285-144 to suspend the

The magic of Fibonacci numbers | Arthur Benjamin

The magic of Fibonacci numbers | Arthur Benjamin

So why do we learn mathematics? Essentially, for three reasons: calculation, application, and last, and unfortunately least in terms of the time we give it, inspiration. Mathematics is the science of patterns, and we study it to learn how to think logically, critically and creatively, but too much of the mathematics that we learn in