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A Problem Squared

Matt Parker (comedian and mathematician) and Bec Hill (comedian and not mathematician) have problems. They also have solutions. Not always in the correct ratio.

Dec 4, 2023

On this episode…

🍫 Can you prevent hot chocolate from clumping?

🖊 When is a vowel a vowel? 

👾 We have some Discord news! 

💼 And a small amount of Business, of Any Other nature. 

The holidays have arrived early because, and APS DISCORD IS FINALLY HERE! Head on over using this link:

You too can make your computer talk! Here's a link to the Praat vowel software Matt was using at the start of today’s Dinglet:

If you’d like to see the Vowel Space video referenced by Matt follow this link:

And for more from linguist and phonetics expert Dr Geoff Lindsay (and with that voice, who wouldn't!) you can do that here:

If you know anything about the Apollo 11 flight diagram depicted here: let us know! 

As always, send us your problems and solutions to the website:

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