The friendship paradox is an observed social phenomenon that most people have fewer friends than their friends have, on average. … More

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# The minimal effort explanation of quantum computing

Quantum computing is really complicated, right? Far more complicated than conventional computing, surely. But, wait. Do I even understand how … More

# David Wolfe doesn’t want you to share these answers debunking quantum avocados

Everyone knows you need to microwave your avocados to release their quantum memory effects.

# Why are there so many symbols in math?

“Mathematics is the language of the universe.” — every science popularizer ever

# Quantum Physics for Babies

This talk was given at the University of Sydney School of Physics Colloquium 19 June 2017.

# What does it mean to excel at math?

“In mathematics you don’t understand things. You just get used to them.” ― John von Neumann

# The power of simulation: birthday paradox

The birthday paradox goes… in a room of 23 people there is a 50-50 chance that two of them share … More