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Fernsler tells the skinny on PI

If mathematics is the language in which the universe and the Earth speak to us, then the diminutive constant pi would be an important component for that language.

“That’s a very good way of looking at math and pi,” said Tom Fernsler, of the Math Science Educational Resource Center at the University of Delaware. “Everything today that’s made that is round or requires a calculation involving a circle, sphere or curved surface involves the use of pi.”   Read more

 

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