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Pi with pies

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Numberphile did something crazy - attempted to calculate Pi using real Pies. Watch and see how close they got to the real figure of 3.14159265359... Visit Numberphile

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Numberphile has made plenty of videos about the wonders of Pi, including some ingenious ways to calculate it. See this PLAYLIST.
Experts have calculated Pi to 10 trillion digits. Your phone number is almost certainly contained somewhere within Pi.

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