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Mathematicians might hold key to billion-dollar bracket

...anyone who fills out a perfect NCAA Tournament bracket as nothing more than a matter of having the numbers in his favor.Mathematicians say he's right. That's still not stopping them from building a cottage industry by teaching bracket-fillers how to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-03-17/mathematicians-might-hold
Brains & Co. lose another round to Mathematicians

Well, the Mathematicians of the Coliseum Authority have...week, William Fennoy, one of the Mathematicians, surprised Brains & Co. with...ago - was acting on behalf of the Mathematicians who wanted to ensure that Brains...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/06/22/cit_463101.shtml
City Ink | Augusta-Richmond County Commission | Coliseum Authority
Professor offers services as Hollywood mathematician

...consultants. Harkin said mathematicians love to police television...Harkin said. "If any mathematician would looked at it, they...accurate portrayal of how mathematicians work and interact with each...main characters, an older mathematician played by Peter MacNicol...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/05/03/mov_452023.shtml
Movies
Michigan mathematician solves 400-year-old riddle

ANN ARBOR, Mich. -- A Michigan mathematician has spent 10 years and three gigabytes...onto the floor. For about 400 years, mathematicians have been trying to figure out the...Walter Raleigh wrote to the English mathematician Thomas Harriot, asking him to find...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/08/27/tec_237200.shtml
XXX Technology
M.C. Escher gets a museum of his own

...M.C. Escher once said he had more in common with mathematicians than with other artists, and it's not hard to see why...a feature that endeared him especially to scientists and mathematicians. Escher wrote of his own work: "I try in my prints to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/10/27/art_398550.shtml
Arts
Odd Stories

...UCLA group finds huge prime number LOS ANGELES --- Mathematicians at UCLA have discovered a 13 million-digit prime...named for their discoverer, 17th century French mathematician Marin Mersenne -- are expressed as 2P-1, or two...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/09/28/met_477449.shtml
Metro
Turnover ratio has Jackets all abuzz

ATLANTA - Mathematicians and their "money ball" statistical formulas are the rage in sports such as baseball and basketball. Football success is often...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/11/11/gat_21600.shtml
Georgia Tech
Teaching a computer common sense

AUSTIN, Texas -- Day after day since 1984, teams of programmers, linguists, theologians, mathematicians and philosophers have plugged away at a $60 million project they hope will transform human existence: teaching a computer common...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/06/10/tec_343266.shtml
XXX Technology
Cryptographer skills are in demand

...profile of what was once an obscure profession practiced by mathematicians working for government spymasters. "Now, it's been...They were usually one step ahead of the enemy after British mathematicians cracked the supposedly unbreakable codes produced by the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/11/10/tec_325572.shtml
XXX Technology
Math's a breeze for Lakeside student

...high school freshmen earn the distinction of being called a mathematician. In his first year at Lakeside High School, Peter Huang...Bing Yi, of Martinez. What does it take to be a junior mathematician? "Intuition and hard work - practice," Peter said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/06/04/met_417829.shtml
Metro