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Ingenious: Ken Perlin

We sit down with the virtual reality expert.

These Tricks Make Virtual Reality Feel Real

Realistic digital spaces need delusions as much as they need detail.

What I Learned from Losing $200 Million

The 2008 financial crisis taught me about the illusion of control, and how to give it up.

How to Build a Search Engine for Mathematics

The surprising power of Neil Sloane’s Encyclopedia of Integer Sequences.

The Cello Music of the Spheres

Experience mathematical beauty and symmetry in a multimedia work.

Your Weight Is About to Be Redefined

Will the Earth Ever Fill Up?

We’ve predicted and broken human population limits for centuries.