Finding the right mate is no cakewalk — but is it even mathematically likely? In a charming talk, mathematician Hannah Fry shows patterns in how we look for love, and gives her top three tips (verified by math!) for finding that special someone.
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I think Hannah falls into the Portia de Rossi category
Entertaining yet lacking substance
Read The 5 Love Languages by Gary Chapman, Look up "John Gottman 5 to 1 Positive to Negative Ratio" or The Mathematics of Marriage for more detail
This woman was hilarious! Why was no one laughing at her jokes? Must have been a non British crowd.
BTW, she is lovely. Anyone know if she's married yet?
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SJP is a minger
Video rất hay nhưng dốt tiếng anh nên không biết gì hết.
Her voice is so attractive , I bet siri goal is to sound as attractive as her.
I learned nothing
How about just giving us the mathematical probability of Peter getting laid, this Friday?
I think I've just found love! Let's get together and talk numbers some time!
Curse you Hannah Fry with your engaging presentational style and marvellous voice!
What about us who are just ugly?
This was very interesting. That accent + looks made me almost fall in love (no mathematics here).
How bout picking the right person.. Too many people settle for less and sell themselves short for reasons, many of which arent the right ones.. Seen too many divorces.. Lots of people dont want to be alone, but more problems arise by being with the wrong person. Never force things to work, and never cling onto someone because you're scared to be alone or depend on them for something. Plus if you feel like you're the only person in the relationship..save yourself and get out. You will attract what you give out, the right person will come into your life.. Never give up hope!
As Seth McFarlane rightly noted once, through the lips of Peter Griffin, SJP looks like a foot. lol
found it a bit stupid, but interesting
Wouldn't the second method give you a 37 percent chance of dying alone?
I'd tongue punch this redhead's fartbox
I love this! 🙂 I am thinking … what are the odds that she has a daughter looking for a mate :D
incredibly LIFE CHANGING…OMG……thank you!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
yeeee. mathematically, I'm most likely with the love of my life <3
Seems to have misread Gottman a little, or missed important points that contradict some of the things she's saying…
Sounds like the girl from goodwill hunting
Interesting, so epicureanism beats stoicism when it comes to love. I wonder: Does this mean both partners should complain equally about issues, or only those that feel their emotions and thoughts should be heard and discussed on a daily basis? What ratio limits this? At which point is it just an egocentric circle-jerk and are we totally forgetting there is a world out there with much bigger emotional tribulations than our own?
Or perhaps the negativity threshold should be equal for both, not just low. Or perhaps the studied group only consists of people that are simply used to always get what they want (their opinion heard). Regardless of negativity threshold or bias. Should've studied social psychology or something :D
love red heads
If one looks as numbers as human characteristic as opposed to quantification symbols, numerology hits the target. 1,active(masculine) 2, passive (feminine) 3 creative, 4, practical 5, investigative, 6, idealistic, 7, reflective, 8, cre8tive/authoritative and 9 humanitarian.
I challenge you to look at the concept this way, and you will see why Pythagoras decided that it was prudent to form a secret society.
Knowledge is power…and it why it is "forbidden" for Catholics to investigate.
I was told this by a Jesuit friend high up in the Vatican, when I first discovered this remarkable language a few decades ago. I soon could see why they took that stance.