We are up against Grant Sanderson of 3Blue1Brown which is a channel that we both love. You can find both of our pitches here, where if you like what you hear we would very much appreciate your support by voting for Alaric.

Most importantly, here is the file that my student Ed Ceney created so you can try to come up with the best strategy yourself.

The paper outlining the original experiment can be found here.

Normal episodes will resume shortly.

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Most importantly, here is the file that my student Ed Ceney created so you can try to come up with the best strategy yourself.

The paper outlining the original experiment can be found here.

Normal episodes will resume shortly.

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- Rugby Training Problem
- Busy Beavers
- Gamble Shambles

Articles written by Alaric on Langton's:

Busy Beaver on Wikipedia

Noether's Theorem

The Music Episode

Maths Jam (that you should totally be attending)

Hosted By

Alaric - http://alaricstephen.com

Alex - http://twitter.com/speakmouthwords

Editing by Alex

Appreciation of the phrase Busy Beavers by Alaric

Theme music by David Russell - https://youtube.com/DavidRussell323

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Website - http://www.oddsandevenings.com

- Rugby Training Problem
- Busy Beavers
- Gamble Shambles

Articles written by Alaric on Langton's:

Busy Beaver on Wikipedia

Noether's Theorem

The Music Episode

Maths Jam (that you should totally be attending)

Hosted By

Alaric - http://alaricstephen.com

Alex - http://twitter.com/speakmouthwords

Editing by Alex

Appreciation of the phrase Busy Beavers by Alaric

Theme music by David Russell - https://youtube.com/DavidRussell323

]]>Twitter - https://twitter.com/OddsAndEvenings

Website - http://www.oddsandevenings.com

- Dominion Probabilities
- The Cheapest Beer in Prague
- The Angel Problem

Dominion Probabilities Article

The Generalised Coupon Collecting Formula in [Wolfram Alpha](www.wolframalpha.com) Type this into input: sum from j=0 to 25 of ((-1)^{j}(25 choose j)(((25-j) choose 10)/(25 choose 10))^{8)}

(I couldn't directly link because the % signs in the URL were messing up our site linking. Apologies for the mess.

The Secretary Problem

The Angel Problem (by Alaric)

James Grime's Video on the Codepad Problem

Hosted By

Alaric - http://alaricstephen.com

Alex - http://twitter.com/speakmouthwords

Editing by Alex

Back to school vocals by Alaric

Theme music by David Russell - https://youtube.com/DavidRussell323

]]>Twitter - https://twitter.com/OddsAndEvenings

Website - http://www.oddsandevenings.com

- Dominion Probabilities
- The Cheapest Beer in Prague
- The Angel Problem

Dominion Probabilities Article

The Generalised Coupon Collecting Formula in [Wolfram Alpha](www.wolframalpha.com) Type this into input: sum from j=0 to 25 of ((-1)^{j}(25 choose j)(((25-j) choose 10)/(25 choose 10))^{8)}

(I couldn't directly link because the % signs in the URL were messing up our site linking. Apologies for the mess.

The Secretary Problem

The Angel Problem (by Alaric)

James Grime's Video on the Codepad Problem

Hosted By

Alaric - http://alaricstephen.com

Alex - http://twitter.com/speakmouthwords

Editing by Alex

Back to school vocals by Alaric

Theme music by David Russell - https://youtube.com/DavidRussell323

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