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

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When:
July 5, 2017 all-day
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.