Category Archives: humour

Good Night, Sweet Prince

Days to Centenary: 245 Today’s video is outstanding — simultaneously heartbreaking and hilarious. Ignore the video quality (it’s clearly a digitized videotape) — watch it! Why?  Because even if you know plenty about Alan Turing’s wartime work, which is estimated … Continue reading

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Turing’s Legacy – Humour: Epic Rap Battles of Advanced Mathematics, Alan Turing vs. Kurt Gödel

Days to Centenary: 261 In my last post I noted that Alan Turing’s legacy sometimes turns up in the strangest places.  In that case it was in the world of philanthropy — here it’s the world of humour. Killjoys may … Continue reading

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