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    • How to Bake Pi

    • An Edible Exploration of the Mathematics of Mathematics
    • By: Eugenia Cheng
    • Narrated by: Tavia Gilbert
    • Length: 8 hrs and 18 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 254
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 225
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 220

    What is math? And how exactly does it work? In How to Bake Pi, math professor Eugenia Cheng provides an accessible introduction to the logic of mathematics - sprinkled throughout with recipes for everything from crispy duck to cornbread - that illustrates to the general listener the beauty of math.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Mathematics is easy, life is hard.

    • By Bonny on 08-06-15

    Regular price: $24.49

    • Beyond Infinity

    • An Expedition to the Outer Limits of Mathematics
    • By: Eugenia Cheng
    • Narrated by: Moira Quirk
    • Length: 8 hrs and 32 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 36
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 33
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 33

    In Beyond Infinity, musician, chef, and mathematician Eugenia Cheng takes listeners on a startling journey from math at its most elemental to its loftiest abstractions. Beginning with the classic thought experiment of Hilbert's hotel - the place where you can (almost) always find a room, if you don't mind being moved from room to room over the course of the night - she explores the wild and woolly world of the infinitely large and the infinitely small.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Overflowing With Needless Examples & Anecdotes

    • By Richard on 04-22-17

    Regular price: $29.65