TED video

The Roanoke Valley Reef is a satellite reef of the Hyperbolic Crochet Coral Reef, a project of the Institute For Figuring created by sisters Margaret and Christine Wertheim. Margaret Wertheim talks about the project in the TED video linked to from here titled "The Beautiful Math of Coral." This is an excellent introduction to the project.

 
Roanoke students use creativity, math and problem-solving skills to design optimal brownie pan

Roanoke students use creativity, math and problem-solving skills to design optimal brownie pan

This year's team of Ed Hrinya, Jared Meadows and Kat Jansen received the second highest ranking of Meritorious, which placed them in the top 1 percent internationally in the Mathematical Competition in Modeling.

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