Featured Math Tidbit
The Incas and certain other pre Columbian tribes in Peru developed the Decimal System hundreds of years before it was used in Europe. http://www.skygaze.com/content/facts/math.shtml In 594 AD decimal notation is used for numbers in India. This is the system on which our current notation is based.
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The Embroidered Computer
What happens when art and STEM collide? Irene Posch is both an artist and researcher in computer science and media. Her work in the arts and research has been displayed internationally within various conferences and museums. Her latest work is an artistic, 8-bit computer built as an embroidery with textile relays connected through gold embroidery. […]