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December 1, 2010 AT 9:48 am

Teen Mathletes Do Battle at Algorithm Olympics

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Gold medals awarded at the International Olympiad in Informatics (1999-2009).

Teen Mathletes Do Battle at Algorithm Olympics @ Wired…

Neal Wu’s last chance for international glory, and maybe America’s, too, begins with a sound like a hippo crunching through a field of dry leaves—the sound of 315 computer prodigies at 315 workstations ripping into 315 gray envelopes in unison. “You have five hours,” a voice booms across the packed gymnasium. “Good luck.”


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1 Comment

  1. I was just speaking with a co worker about this yesterday. It’s unbelievable how brilliant these kids are- a great read.

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