Teaching a lot of visually sensitive graphic design majors in Math for Liberal Arts over the past 3 years has finally taken it’s toll. I was jotting out a couple of pie charts the other day, and just couldn’t help it.
My daughter is a fan of the “If you give a x a y” childrens books. We checked out Time for School, Mouse! from the library, and I got to this page and was immediately curious. Some of the expressions seem well formed, like , others seem like nonsense, . Anyone recognize anything familiar in there? Could this be an instance of math-washing, using the veneer of mathmatical coolness for one’s own non-mathematical ends?
I found the opening slide for my next lecture on graph theory. Check out the Taxali 300 exhibition for more great illustration.
Valentine’s day is coming be ready. Here’s the perfect gift for that geek/nerd in your life.