In their books "Freakanomics"and "Superfreakanomics," Stephen D. Levitt and Stephen J. Dubner explore the "hidden side of everything," with stories about cheating schoolteachers, self-dealing real-estate agents, and crack selling mamma's boys. The Freakanomics Radio Podcast, hosted by Dubner, carried on that tradition with weekly podcasts. Prepare to be enlightened, engaged, perhaps enraged, and definitely surprised.
Bletchley Park is the historic site of secret British codebreaking activities during WWII.
It is the birthplace of modern computing.
Winston Churchill described the Codebreakers as "The geese who laid the golden egg but never cackled."
Here you will find stories told by the codebreakers, staff and volunteers, audio from events and lectures, stories which are still emerging and reports on the progress of the development of Bletchley Park.
During his relatively brief life, Alan Turing made a unique impact on the history of computing, computer science, artificial intelligence, developmental biology, and the mathematical theory of computability.