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Using Mathematical Algorithms to Solve Crimes

Fear not, Mathnet is no longer fiction. Researchers at UCLA have come up with a mathematical algorithm that can predict the gang responsible for an unsolved gang crime with a surprising degree of accuracy.

Now if they can just figure out an algorithm to help me find parking...

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  1. Nice! I loved Mathnet. Also the Feakonomics podcast is pretty solid; I listened to an epsiode just the other day.

  2. Make sure that when you find a parking spot, you back into it :)

  3. Don't get me started on backing into spots.