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The Story of 1

Terry Jones (of Monty Python’s Flying Circus) goes on a humor-filled journey to recount the amazing tale behind the world’s simplest number. Using computer graphics, “One” is brought to life, in all his various guises. One’s story reveals how celebrated civilizations in history were achieved, where our modern numbers came from and how the invention of zero changed the world forever; and saved us from having to use Roman numerals today.

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Amazing animation created with Google Docs

What do you know about Math?


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“What do you know about Math?”

The Klein Bottle

The Klein Bottle is a surface on which you can move from outside to inside without crossing an edge. This shows that inside and outside are not universal concepts.In this movie Klein’s Bottle is constructed by gluing an rectangle along the edges. Then the bottle is cut up again to yield a Moebius-strip.This video was produced for a topology seminar at the Leibniz Universitaet Hannover.

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“The Klein Bottle”

The Magical Moebuis Strip

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“Moebuis Strip”

Can you draw a perfect circle?

Freehand Circle Drawing – World Champion

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“Freehand Circle Drawing – World Champion”

Triangle Song – James Blunt

James Blunt on Sesame Street!

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“Triangle Song – James Blunt”

Mental mental arithmetic!!

Can you keep up with this guy??