Fri 15 Nov 2019
Matt Parker is a stand-up comedian and mathematician. He appears regularly on TV and online: as well as being a presenter on the Discovery Channel his YouTube videos have been viewed over 85 million times. Humble Pi explores the greatest mathematical near-misses and mishaps involving planes, bridges, the internet, big data and more. Matt Parker shows us the bizarre ways maths trips us all up. Being wrong has never felt so right. “Hilarious ... very, very great at explaining some pretty awesome things.” (Michael Stevens, Vsauce). “Magician-like skills with tables of numbers” (The List).