Brady John Harlan is an Australian-born British independent filmmaker and video journalist who is known for his educational videos and documentary films produced for BBC News and his YouTube channels, the most notable being Periodic Videos and Number phile. Harlan is also the co-hosts of the Hello Internet podcast along with fellow You Tuber CGP Grey.
Brady and Tim discuss typewriters, the state seal of Idaho (again), stadiums, discontinued items, glasses, and Minties. The YouTube version of this episode includes useful accompanying visuals throughout Support us on Patreon Join the discussion of this episode on our subreddit USEFUL LINKS Tim's new old typewriter and its fancy case State seal of Idaho And versions coloured by Tim's family More about the seal, including Emma Edwards Green's explanation of her design The MCG Tottenham's Shiny New Stadium Brady films at The City Ground And films at The County Ground The Amphitheatre at Pompeii Pink Floyd at Pompeii Dita New Yorkers Minties Scooter the Muppet Dr Bunsen Honeydew Wilderness and Gravy
Our guest is Ben Sparks - teacher, math populariser, and Numberphile regular. Ben Sparks website Videos with Ben on Numberphile Video of Tim Sparks performing Your Own Idea - Nikko Fir and here's Tim's website A pic of Ben and Tim The Bill Clinton picture Ben's Mandelbrot Video on Numberphile Advanced Mathematics Support Programme Talking Maths in Public With thanks to MSRI Support us on Patreon - we appreciate your help The Patron Wall of Fame
Tim and Brady discuss Patreon impeachment, music renditions, dead geniuses, passions, horses, and a lot about Idaho thanks to 'Tall Jeff'. Support us on Patreon - maybe you'll impeach us! Join the discussion of this episode on our subreddit USEFUL LINKS Zach plays The Sofa Shop on YouTube Money for Nothing by Dire Straits The Tim's Waveform T-Shirt on Teespring C.S. Lewis - Wikipedia C.S. Lewis books on Amazon Tim at C.S. Lewis's grave Brady visits Charles Messier's grave And his videos on Messier Objects Père Lachaise Cemetery Brady's Objectivity videos about Isaac Newton Pic of Tim's Dog Spindles - which we discussed in episode 18 also Wallace, Idaho See how tall 'Tall Jeff' really is Idaho State Seal Idaho State Seal coloured in by Tim's family - Patreon bonus content
Matt Parker takes a quiz prepared by Brady. The YouTube version of this quiz contains a few visuals. Do you like quizzes and puzzles and interactive courses? Then definitely check out episode sponsor Brilliant - and go to for 20% off a premium subscription Many of the links below contain QUIZ SPOILERS. Matt Parker is standupmaths - his website has links to most stuff Matt's books on Amazon Matt's first appearance on this podcast Matt's videos on Numberphile Terry Tao on Numberphile Good Will Hunting which is directed by Gus Van Sant Two Numberphile videos about Good Will Hunting are here and here - featuring James Grime Newton, Euler, Gauss, Ramanujan, and Turing Newton videos from Brady's Objectivity channel Millennium Problems Festival of The Spoken Nerd, featuring Matt with Steve Mould and Helen Arney Steve and Matt's YouTube channels The Parker Square The video which created the Parker Square legend Parker Square T-Shirt Bonnie Parker Matthew Parker Ernest Parker Latin/Euler Squares on Numberphile Parker Solar Probe Lucie Green's PhD thesis Edna Parker Professor's Cube Superbowl 50 Luc Longley West Coast Eagles win the 1992 AFL Grand Final The Malls Balls Australia's Highest Point And the lowest Akshay Venkatesh With thanks to MSRI
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Jun 18th, 1976
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1 week, 5 days