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News Highlights


  • Sweet, endless pi

    In a Washington Post opinion piece Tara Holm discusses the history of pi and ponders the human nature that drives mathematicians to calculate it to more than 12 trillion digits.
  • Why Pi Matters

    Steve Strogatz addresses the importance of pi in The New Yorker, including its connection to infinity, cycles and waves.

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