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Game Theory: The Science of Decision-Making

When you’re hanging out with your friends, you probably don’t think too hard about the math behind the decisions you’re making. But there’s a whole field of math — and science — that applies to social interactions. It’s called Game Theory. Game theory was pioneered in the 1950s by mathematician …

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Google Maps is Different in Other Countries

In 2010 Nicaragua invaded Costa Rica. When asked why they’d seized territory, they claimed it belonged to them…. On Google Maps. Who did Costa Rica turn to first? Nicaragua? The United Nations? No They went straight to Google, because in the eyes of the world Google Maps has become the …

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Transforming Future Space Technology

Five, four, three, two, one, ignition. Okay Houston, As I… stand out here in the wonders of the unknown at Hadley, I sort of realize there’s a fundamental truth to our nature, man must explore. And this is exploration at its greatest. .

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