As part of the celebrations for Global Math Week 2019, my video on how to use simple probability to improve your chances of winning at the board game Monopoly has been featured as a ‘Random Act of Mathematical Delight’. Check out the other amazing contributors via the Global Math Project website.
Hannah Fry (University College London) talks about her work on the mathematics of data and her favourite problem of modelling the behaviour of people in crowds.
Interview recorded at the Isaac Newton Institute 25th anniversary celebrations.
Martin Hairer – winner of the 2014 Fields Medal – explains his work in probability theory using the randomness of a cup of tea…
Produced by Tom Crawford, with thanks to Martin Hairer, the Isaac Newton Institute, and Mario Matos.