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A Brief History of Mathematics on BBC Radio 4

I love love love hearing about the people behind the math and the science. A Brief History of Mathematics is an excellent podcast series by Professor Marcus du Sautoy about the lives and works of famous mathematicians – from Newton …

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If file_get_contents() doesn’t work …

… simply replace it with this: function new_file_get_contents($url) { $ch = curl_init(); $timeout = 10; // set to zero for no timeout curl_setopt ($ch, CURLOPT_URL, $url); curl_setopt ($ch, CURLOPT_RETURNTRANSFER, 1); curl_setopt ($ch, CURLOPT_CONNECTTIMEOUT, $timeout); $file_contents = curl_exec($ch); curl_close($ch); return $file_contents; …

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