Things

Here is a selection of my mathematics communication in recent years.

BBC
Radio 4

I offered a mathematician’s perspective on Murphy’s Law on radio show Laws That Aren’t Laws, hosted by comedian and writer Robin Ince, first aired in August 2020. 

YouTube videos 

I was a guest presenter in September 2020 in Matt Parker’s Maths Puzzles YouTube series – view the puzzle video here and the solution video here.

In August 2020 I made a video about my favourite ‘mega number’ as part of James Grime and Matt Parker’s MegaFavNumbers project – view here.

In July 2018 I made a video (below) about my favourite probability puzzle, the Aeroplane Seating Puzzle, for the Big Internet Math-Off, a maths communication competition looking to find the ‘world’s most interesting mathematician’.

Maths Comedy

Here is a video of me performing at comedy/nerd night An Evening of Unnecessary Detail, at the Backyard Comedy Club, London, April 2019.

Maths Poetry

Here is a video of me performing my poem ‘e to thee 𝑥 at an Evening of Unnecessary Detail, at the Backyard Comedy Club, in February 2020.

Article – The Phantom Parabola

Here is an article I wrote about Phantom Parabola for the Chalkdust Magazine: http://chalkdustmagazine.com/features/the-phantom-parabola/