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Jonathan Shock
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A foray into a new number system - an introduction to imaginary numbers
This is the introduction which I give to my first year mathematics class when they see imaginary numbers for the first time. I thought I'd type it up here as it's received good reactions the two times that I've introduced it in this format. Note that this p...
Dr Shock searches for some enlightenment in the strange world of string theory in the hope that he may stumble across some great food and interesting experiences on this preposterous quest (England - Beijing - Santiago de Compostela - Munich - Melbourne - Cape Town) ...
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Dunhuang to Jiayuguan to Zhangye to Beijing
I left you hanging as I failed miserably to steer my way through the cultural peculiarities of after-dinner etiquette in China. We were in Dunhang, in the West of Gansu province and I'd spent the day with a Chinese tour group, riding camels and hiking over ...
I left you hanging as I failed miserably to steer my way through the cultural peculiarities of after-dinner etiquette in China. We were in Dunhang, in the West of Gansu province and I'd spent the day with a Chinese tour group, riding camels and hiking over sand dunes, seeing the spectacular ...
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Researcher in string theory, enthusiastic cook, photographer, avid reader and documentary watcher, lifetime traveler, blogger, frequent couchsurfer, tea guzzler, strange food searcher, internet disliker...
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Munich, Germany
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Santiago de Compostela, Spain - Beijing, China - Oxford, England - Brussels, Belgium - Bristol, England - Southampton, England