KALW-FM: pi day
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At the Exploratorium, there's no such thing as too much Pi<p>The basic definition of the number pi is that it’s doesn’t have an exact value – it’s an infinite calculation. But it <em>is</em> possible to know the exact number of people required to sing a fully orchestrated song about it – sixteen.</p>Mon, 12 Mar 2012 19:52:44 -0400
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http://www.kalw.org/post/exploratorium-theres-no-such-thing-too-much-pi<p>The basic definition of the number pi is that it’s doesn’t have an exact value – it’s an infinite calculation. But it <em>is</em> possible to know the exact number of people required to sing a fully orchestrated song about it – sixteen.</p>0no

The basic definition of the number pi is that it’s doesn’t have an exact value – it’s an infinite calculation. But it is possible to know the exact number of people required to sing a fully orchestrated song about it – sixteen.