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Pi visualized to 4 million decimal places in one image

3 years agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gearlog

Math is a sometimes fascinating, sometimes terrifying subject. Today, we’re going for the former by visualizing pi in a cool new way. In 2011, mathematicians calculated pi out to an astounding, seemingly unnecessary 10 trillion decimal places. To helpfully illustrate just how many numbers that amounts to, there is now a color-coded graphic that will [...]
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Coolness: Amazon’s Acquisitions and Investments, Visualized

Technology : TechCrunch (6 years ago)

How awesome is this? All credit goes to MeetTheBoss for creating this visualization (better quality image available when you click through), but it was too good not to share it with you. It's a visual representation of Amazon's acqu... Read Post

Visualizing pi (4 million decimal points worth of it, at least)

Technology : (3 years ago)

Pi is an irrational number and the project conducted by TWO-N might seem like an irrational project, but it yielded a mind-blowing visualization. “We are representing 4 million digits at a glance,” TWO-N designer Hermann Zschiegner ... Read Post

Visualizing Pi [Infographic]

Technology : Walyou (3 years ago)

Pi is the never ending mathematical fascination that keeps us going and keeps us wondering.  The decimal representation of Pi has been computer to more than a trillion digits, which is one reason – as if you needed one, to celebrate... Read Post

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