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More with Less, Something for Nothing.

Author: The Great Courses (Firm),; Kanopy (Firm)
Publisher: The Great Courses, [San Francisco, California, USA] : Kanopy Streaming, 2015. 2018.
Edition/Format:   eVideo : Clipart/images/graphics : English
Summary:
Many puzzles are optimization problems in disguise. Discover that nature often reveals shortcuts to the solutions. See how light, bubbles, balloons, and other phenomena provide powerful hints to these conundrums. Close with the surprising answer to the Kakeya needle problem to determine the space required to turn a needle completely around.
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Genre/Form: Education films
Online media
Material Type: Clipart/images/graphics, Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: The Great Courses (Firm),; Kanopy (Firm)
OCLC Number: 1035141469
Language Note: In English.
Notes: Title from title frames.
Film.
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Performer(s): David Kung.
Event notes: Originally produced by The Great Courses in 2015.
Description: 1 online resource (streaming video file) (30 minutes): .flv file, sound.
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Many puzzles are optimization problems in disguise. Discover that nature often reveals shortcuts to the solutions. See how light, bubbles, balloons, and other phenomena provide powerful hints to these conundrums. Close with the surprising answer to the Kakeya needle problem to determine the space required to turn a needle completely around.

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