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Only a Mathematician Could Love the World's Ugliest Music

By Andrew Liszewski on at

Many mathematicians set their sights on concurring the stock market, with dreams of unbridled financial success. But Scott Richard, who holds degrees in Mathematics, Computer Science, and Engineering from MIT and Princeton University, has dedicated himself to solving problems that matter to the average person. Which confusingly includes using mathematics to make another attempt at composing the world's ugliest piece of music. Um, thanks Scott?

I Want to Ride On This Wacky Little Planet

By Jesus Diaz on at

Joergen Geerds, Dan Finkler and Mark Sevenoff got six Sony Ericsson Xperia phones, combined them with a special panoramic mount and then recorded an 360-degree videopanorama of their ride in Moab, Utah, USA. The result is beautiful, especially the Little Planet view.


7.5 Highlights From 75 Years Of BBC TV

By Sam Gibbs on at

The BBC is celebrating its 75th television anniversary today, and instead of presenting it with a zimmerframe and turning its hearing aid up a few notches, we decided to look through the archives for our personal highlights from three-quarters of a century of British broadcasting.