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Series 3, Episode 2: That’s Not What A UFO Looks Like

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Against all odds, Series 3 continues with a complicated automotive engineer from Helen, a complicated visual processing system from Steve, and a complicated restaurant triangulation problem from Matt:

  • 00:55 – Helen’s bit
  • 22:35 – Steve’s bit
  • 41:45 – Matt’s bit

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A close-up of a UFO

A close-up of a UFO, according to Matt Parker

Disdyakis triacontahedron

A disdyakis triacontahedron


The glass triangles of the British Museum roof

The glass triangles that make up the Great Court roof on top of the British Museum

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