Author and campaigner Simon Singh talks about his fascinating career, a famous legal case, and his attempts to change the way mathematics is taught in UK schools.
Simon Singh's website - links to all sorts of stuff
Watch Simon's videos on Numberphile
parallel - as discussed on the show
Simon's books on Amazon
Quest for a new £50 note
Brady's video with suggestion for the £50
British Chiropractic Association v Singh - via Wikipedia
With thanks to: MSRI and episode sponsor Meyer Sound
Brady’s other podcasts…
The Unmade Podcast
From high school drop-out to set theorist, Asaf Karagila shares his journey towards infinity. Asaf is a UKRI Future Leaders Fellow at the University of East Anglia.
Asaf's blog - http://karagila.org
Asaf's Twitter - https://twitter.com/AsafKaragila
Some Infinity stuff on Numberphile -...
A Chance at Immortality - with Marcus Du Sautoy
Mathematical greatness can strike at any time - even on the train between Oxford and London.
Marcus is the Simonyi Professor for the Public Understanding of Science at Oxford University - https://www.simonyi.ox.ac.uk
Marcus' author page on Amazon...
Dr Tom Crawford has been known to strip to his underwear in the interests of math education. He is an Early Career Teaching and Outreach Fellow at Oxford University.
Tom's page at St Edmund Hall - https://www.seh.ox.ac.uk/people/tom-crawford
Tom Rock's Maths YouTube Channel -...