Jack is joined by Matthew Mack to discuss the trouble with teaching maths, the relationship betweens maths and science, and why blockbuster movies don’t feature mad mathematicians. Matthew is a Masters graduate in mathematics attempting to foray into the real world. When he isn’t mentally dissecting or marrying various concepts, he can be found playing the cello or working through a backlog of indie games.
The Pseudo Scientists Episode 42 — Big questions about the Universe, wildlife conservation, the mass gap problem and the nature of life
Richard, James, Belinda and Jack honour Douglas Adams by discussing some big questions about Life, the Universe and Everything. What is making up the majority of our universe, and why can’t we see it? How can we more effectively manage Australian wildlife conversation? What is the mass gap problem, and why is it important? What is life, exactly? The answers, unfortunately, probably aren’t all “42”.