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Mathematical MomentsPosters and interviews about applications of math in the modern world

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Mathematical Moments 168: Explaining Wildfires Through Curvature

Explaining Wildfires Through Curvature

Mean curvature flow helps explain wildfires

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Using Mathematical Moments

Students from the University of the South Download the 8.5" x 11" posters to
  • Display in your office
  • Use in the classroom
  • Distribute at special events
  • Promote math to colleagues
  • Post on bulletin boards
  • Launch a math club activity
To suggest topics or volunteer to be interviewed for a Mathematical Moment, contact AMS Outreach.