S2:E8 Arthur Benjamin – The Magic of Math


Author Background:

Arthur T. Benjamin is a professor of mathematics at Harvey Mudd College who specializes in combinatorics.  He is known for mental math capabilities and “Mathemagics” performances in front of live audiences.  His mathematical abilities have been highlighted in newspaper and magazine articles, at TED Talks and on The Colbert Report.  He is the author of several books, including The Magic of Math: Solving for x and Figuring out Why.

Arthur’s Book Recommendation:













Audio Podcast:

Itunes button

Stitcher button

Other ways to listen:
*  On iTunes
*  Right Click + Save As to download as an MP3
*  Stream here directly

With gratitude,

JLT Signature


Sign up to get 5GQ's new interviews delivered every Friday. Email: