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9 Phenomenal Women Making History In STEM

– Did you know that March is Women’s History Month? Watch this masterclass to meet nine women in tech to celebrate this month and all year long. For the best women in tech advice, subscribe to our channel and hit the bell to be notified when we post a new video every Tuesday. March is …

Taylor series | Essence of calculus, chapter 11

Taylor series | Essence of calculus, chapter 11

When I first learned about Taylor series, I definitely didn’t appreciate how important they are. But time and time again they come up in math, physics, and many fields of engineering because they’re one of the most powerful tools that math has to offer for approximating functions. One of the first times this clicked for …

Igalia Chats with Neil Soiffer on MathML

Igalia Chats with Neil Soiffer on MathML

# Igalia interview with Neil Soiffer on MathML>>Brian: Ok, so, I am Brian Kardell. I am from Igalia, where I am a developer advocate. We thought it would be fun and interesting for posterity to do some interviews around our MathML efforts. So, I’m here with Neil who is the chair of the MathML Refresh …

Neil deGrasse Tyson: My Man, Sir Isaac Newton

Neil deGrasse Tyson: My Man, Sir Isaac Newton

Who’s the greatest physicist in history?DeGrasse Tyson:    Isaac Newton.  I mean, just look… You read his writings.  Hair stands up… I don’t have hair there but if I did, it would stand up on the back of my neck.  You read his writings, the man was connected to the universe in ways that I never …