Tuesday, April 21, 2009

Crochet Coral Reef

Masterminding a project to model a coral reef in crochet, Margaret Wertheim hopes to share some of the most complicated mathematical models embodied in our universe with the minds of the masses. TED's film + video editor Kari Mulholland talked with Margaret Wertheim last week about the Crochet Coral Reef, as well as her theories of kindergarten and the beauty of pi.
This talk can be downloaded in MP4 format.
Link: http://tinyurl.com/d5dus4
Access: Free