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The Mathematics of Wordplay and Dimensions 2019: Leonardo's Codex

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The Mathematics of Wordplay, Thursday, November 7, 6:30 pm: Millions of word lovers and puzzle enthusiasts solve crosswords every day, in print and online.  Certainly it helps to have a big vocabulary when solving the daily crossword, but did you know how much math underlies the process of constructing a crossword?  Join puzzle constructor Nathan Curtis in exploring topics from information theory, geometry, and graph theory that explain how a crossword can come to be.  This event is brought to you with the generous support of Saul and Sandra Rosenthal.

Dimensions 2019: Leonardo's Codex, Saturday, December 14, 4:00 pm – 9:00 pm: Leonardo da Vinci's works range from artistic wonders to engineering marvels to breakthroughs in science and mathematics, all of which can be seen in his illustrations collected in the massive Codex Atlanticus.  Designed by puzzle constructor Nathan Curtis, this year's Dimensions puzzlehunt takes inspiration from this polymath of the Renaissance, with puzzles linking art, mathematics, and the humanities.  Come with your team or be matched with one, and explore MoMath as you navigate these challenges to discover the secrets of the CodexDimensions is meant for intrepid experts and bold novices alike, to be solved at the Museum over the course of a few hours, and it features word puzzles, logic puzzles, secret codes, and prizes.  Be sure to review the details at before registering.  This event is brought to you with the generous support of Saul and Sandra Rosenthal and Elisha Wiesel.

Leonardo da Vinci's head dreaming of shapes

Thursday, November 7, 2019 6:00 pm   through   Saturday, December 14, 2019 9:00 pm
National Museum of Mathematics
11 E. 26th St.
New York, NY 10010
United States
Phone: 212-542-0566
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The Mathematics of Wordplay/Dimensions Player Ticket - Team Captain $ 50.00
The Mathematics of Wordplay/Dimensions Player Ticket $ 50.00

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