Former York Catholic standout Melik Martin,
York DispatchFormer York Catholic standout Melik Martin, commits to Monmouth for upcoming seasonYork DispatchJust in one day, Martin received offers from Albany, Gardner-Webb and Lafayette in July, bringing his total to four Division I offers. It was a promising sign of things to come for him. On Tuesday, Martin took an unofficial visit to Monmouth and picked ...
Posted on 17 August 2017 | 7:43 pm
Monmouth hoops: 2017 forward Melik Martin
Asbury Park PressMonmouth hoops: 2017 forward Melik Martin commits, completing rosterAsbury Park PressStill young enough to play on the 17-and-under AAU circuit despite graduating high school, Martin decided to do so this summer with the York Ballers. Soon enough, there were Division I offers from Albany, FIU, Fairfield, Lafayette and Gardner-Webb ...
Posted on 17 August 2017 | 10:12 am
Martin Gardner puzzle: red, white, and blue
Boing BoingMartin Gardner puzzle: red, white, and blue weightsBoing BoingHere's a good puzzle from Martin Gardner's Mathematical Circus. The book is out of print but used copies are cheap. Problems involving weights and balance scales have been popular during the past few decades. Here is an unusual one invented by Paul ...and more »
Posted on 11 August 2017 | 9:19 am
US tilapia producer opens $5m aqua feed mill
FeedNavigator.comUS tilapia producer opens $5m aqua feed mill with focus on feed ...FeedNavigator.comBlue Ridge Aquaculture is integrating its production system with the opening of subsidiary Blue Ridge Aquafeed to generate the feed used for their fish ...and more »
Posted on 10 August 2017 | 6:35 am
Lawmen's lasting legacies - The Carroll News
The Carroll NewsLawmen's lasting legaciesThe Carroll NewsCarroll County Board of Supervisors' Chairman Bob Martin thanked Gardner for making the effort to recognize Carroll's fallen officers. “I am known for my sense of humor but today is not a humorous day. Anytime that somebody in service to their county ...
Posted on 9 August 2017 | 10:42 am
Genius at Play” Takes Readers Inside The
“Conway sat for countless interviews, willingly (and sometimes unwillingly).” According to popular science writer Martin Gardner, “Conway is a creative genius.” Genius at Play describes him as “an unabashed original: Archimedes, Mick ...
Posted on 18 August 2015 | 11:36 pm
Top 10 Martin Gardner Books (This List Goes
"Pick up anything Martin Gardner wrote," advises mathematician, magician and MacArthur award winner Persi Diaconis. "You'll smile and learn something." This is very true, but with over 100 books to choose from, by Gardner's own estimation, where should one ...
Posted on 28 October 2014 | 8:00 am
Martin Gardner, puzzle master extraordinaire
The writer and puzzle master Martin Gardner, who died in 2010, was once said to have turned dozens of innocent youngsters into maths professors - and thousands of maths professors into innocent youngsters. Maths writer Colm Mulcahy looks back at the ...
Posted on 21 October 2014 | 11:10 am
Can you solve Martin Gardner’s best
The maestro of recreational maths was born 100 years ago today. Here we celebrate his birthday with eight of his most celebrated puzzles Here’s something puzzling. A few years before he died, aged 95 in 2010, I interviewed Martin Gardner at his home in ...
Posted on 20 October 2014 | 4:32 pm
Martin Gardner, Genius Of Recreational
Weekend Edition's own "Math Guy" Keith Devlin calls the late Martin Gardner the greatest "math guy" of all time. As Devlin tells NPR's Scott Simon, Gardner had little formal mathematics training. SCOTT SIMON, HOST: And April is Mathematics Awareness Month.
Posted on 12 April 2014 | 2:37 pm