Math Encounters: “Diffusion of the Dead” with Thomas Woolley

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    When:
    July 5, 2017 all-day America/New York Timezone
    2017-07-05T00:00:00-04:00
    2017-07-06T00:00:00-04:00
    Where:
    11 E 26th St
    New York, NY 10010
    USA

    The National Museum of Mathematics

    Math Encounters: “Diffusion of the Dead” with Thomas Woolley

    Wednesday, July 5, 4:00 pm and 7:00 pm

    Knowing how long we have before we interact with a zombie could mean the difference between life, death, and zombification!  In this game of impending doom, mathematician Thomas Woolley shows us how math might just be the best weapon we have to survive…and how strategies to defeat zombies have real-world relevance in the fight against the worldwide spread of contagious disease.  Learn more and register at mathencounters.org.