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Professor offers services as Hollywood mathematician

...wouldn't mind being known as a Hollywood mathematician. Inspired by the box-office success...theorem," Harkin said. "If any mathematician would looked at it, they could have...one of the main characters, an older mathematician played by Peter MacNicol, talks about...

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 of computer space...the 16th century, Sir Walter Raleigh wrote to the English mathematician Thomas Harriot, asking him to find a quick way to estimate...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/08/27/tec_237200.shtml
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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
We need the expertise

If you¹re a mathematician or scientist who¹s made a very good living, got the kids through college and are now willing to take a pay cut to do something different...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/02/12/edi_404394.shtml
Editorials
Man's healings were seen as miraculous

Juscelino Kubitschek, the brilliant mathematician who engineered the construction of Brazil's capital city of Brasilia, had lost hope of saving his sick daughter's life...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/03/14/ent_256120.shtml
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Frenchman to spend 70 days adrift in solo submarine

SINGAPORE -- A French mathematician is adrift in the Indian Ocean -- by choice, that is. Guy Delage is on a 70-day solo voyage in an engine-less submarine to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/01/10/tec_220373.shtml
XXX Technology
Study confirms Einstein originated theory of relativity

...general theory of relativity from another scientist who wrote a similar paper at about the same time in 1915. A prominent mathematician named David Hilbert produced a paper that was dated five days before Einstein submitted his conclusive paper on general...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/11/19/tec_217756.shtml
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Joseph Shepherd II

...Scholar candidate; National Merit Scholar and finalist; National Vocabulary Championship finalist; Who Wants to be a Mathematician regional finalistCOMMUNITY ACTIVITIES: Emmaus Prison Ministry; Communities in School tutorCOLLEGE/CAREER PLANS: Attend...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/graduations/2010-best-and-brightest/2010-05-24/jose
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'Grier's Almanac' is a weather forecast you can count on

...famous past, beginning with its creator, Robert Grier, a mathematician and astronomer who used celestial movements and phases...folks not to rely too heavily on the predictions."No mathematician or astronomer can possibly cipher out the weather," it...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/outdoors/rob-pavey/2014-03-01/griers-almanac
Augusta-area team hopes robot will win NASA prize

...them more simple, more compact and hopefully more agile."For the past eight months, the team ? leader Williamson, mathematician Amanda Walters, programmer Fred Alger and CAD engineer Chase Woodhams ? has been designing and building two rovers that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-05-10/augusta-area-team-hopes-robot