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Jakub Marian
Works at jakubmarian.com
Attends Berlin Mathematical School
Lives in Berlin
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Did you know that more people live in Malta than in Iceland? Here's a little comparison of their sizes: https://jakubmarian.com/comparison-of-iceland-and-malta/
The most densely populated European countries are Monaco (population 38,000; population density 18,700/km2) and Vatican City (with
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Learn how to say "Happy New Year!" in European languages:
https://jakubmarian.com/happy-new-year-in-european-languages-map/
Learn how to wish a "Happy New Year" in German, French, Spanish, Italian and other languages with my neatly coloured map!
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Happy New Year, dear Mr. Jakub Marian. May it be filled with a lot of peace, good health, love, joy, prosperity, harmony and wisdom. We'll keep going ahead. May you be very successful and prosperous in your projects. May everyone worldwide live in peace and harmony, too. Thank you for sharing your very interesting and informative work with us. :)
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There are only two weeks left before Christmas, and all the bearded men, gnomes, babies, lads and goats are working overtime. Take a look at who brings Christmas presents in other countries:
https://jakubmarian.com/christmas-gift-bringers-of-europe/
Find out who brings Christmas gifts in France, Germany, Spain, and many other countries by looking at this neatly coloured map.
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Are you statistically likely to have a healthy heart? Find out in the following map (the differences are huge): https://jakubmarian.com/number-of-deaths-due-to-ischemic-heart-disease-by-region-in-europe/
Ischemic (or "ischaemic") heart disease is a group of related diseases, including angina pectoris and cardiac arrest, which is one of the
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i think it's because olive oil and fish.. but mostly olive oil... 
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Would you believe that millions of people believe in a conspiracy theory about the way we tune musical instruments? Here's the theory:
https://jakubmarian.com/the-432-hz-vs-440-hz-conspiracy-theory/ 
Would you believe that there is a conspiracy theory about the way we tune musical instruments? And that this theory even involves the
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I know this guy who seemed like a cool dude playing bagpipes and things. Then I saw he was part of "divine tuning" and "432Hz cosmic balance" groups and my respect for him dropped a bit... What some people believe?!
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Difference between "obliged" and "obligated" in English: https://jakubmarian.com/obliged-vs-obligated-in-english/
The only verb form of "obligation" that is traditionally considered correct is oblige, not "obligate", so you cannot make a mistake by
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New Year's euphoria is finally gone, and we have to get used to the fact that it's no longer December. Learn how to say January in European languages: https://jakubmarian.com/january-in-european-languages/
The English word "January" comes from Latin ianuarius, which means "of Janus" (Janus was an ancient Roman god of doorways, gates,
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Christmas is just around the corner. Learn how to wish your friends a merry Christmas in their mother tongue! https://jakubmarian.com/merry-christmas-in-european-languages-map/
A map showing how to wish people a “Merry Christmas” in French, German, Spanish, Italian and other European languages.
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Срећан Божић - Srećan Božić
Христос се роди - Hristos se rodi
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Did you know that "goodly" is an English word? https://jakubmarian.com/the-word-goodly-in-english/
One of the first things non-native English speakers learn is that the adverbial form of "good" is irregular. We don't say, for example,
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It is usually not sufficiently explained in music education what accidentals and key signatures actually represent, so I decided to write an article about it: https://jakubmarian.com/logic-behind-flats-and-sharps-in-musical-scales/
When you learn the traditional western music notation in order to be able to play an instrument, one of the first things you learn is the
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A burning question about English:
There is no significant difference between "something being on fire" and "something burning", where "something" is a flammable material.
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A little fun map showing the top suggestion in Google when you start typing "Why is [country name] ...": https://jakubmarian.com/google-autocomplete-reveals-burning-questions-about-european-countries/
Do you know how when you start typing a search query into Google, it gives you suggestions based on what other people are searching for?
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I am a mathematician, an artist, and a linguist.
Introduction
I study at Berlin Mathematical School (my interests consist mostly of geometry and probability theory). I play the M-Stick (a musical instrument I have invented). I also try to learn many foreign languages. And I write about it all at jakubmarian.com.
Education
  • Berlin Mathematical School
    Mathematics, 2012 - present
    Mostly geometry and probability theory.
  • Faculty of Mathematics and Physics at Charles University in Prague
    Mathematics, 2008 - 2012
    General mathematical education.
  • Gymnázium Litoměřická
    General, 2000 - 2008
    General education.
Basic Information
Gender
Male
Birthday
January 30, 1989
Work
Occupation
Mathematics, Linguistics, Music, Blogging
Skills
Probability theory and geometry, applied linguistics, music theory and M-Stick playing, 5-ball juggling
Employment
  • jakubmarian.com
    Blogger, 2012 - present
    It's not really a job; it's more of a passion.
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Map of the places this user has livedMap of the places this user has livedMap of the places this user has lived
Currently
Berlin
Previously
Prague
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