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Puzzling Prisoners Presented to Promote North America’s Only Museum of Math

Last Wednesday night I attended a “Math Encounters” program co-sponsored by the soon-to-open Museum of Math in New York City. In 2008, Glen Whitney, a mathematician and former hedge fund manager, was dismayed to learn that a small museum dedicated to math in Long Island was closing. He decided to start a math museum himself. [...]

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