8 Fun Facts About...Math Dude

QDT is pulling back the curtain to reveal fascinating facts about each of our experts. This week, 8 things you didn't know about Math Dude, Jason Marshall.

QDT Editor
June 5, 2014

One thing you don’t know about me is…

I was once a guitarist in a rock band that was played on the radio in Los Angeles.

In my spare time I like to…

Learn different programming languages. Strange hobby, I know.

The strangest pet/animal I’ve ever owned was a…

At one point I had both an aquatic turtle and a newt living under my roof.

A weird phobia I have is…

I fear phobias. Thus, I don't have any phobias. Or do I...? 

My favorite book or book genre is…

Science fiction, speculative fiction, and thrillers (in particular when all three are combined!)

The book I’m reading right now is…

The Martian by Andy Weir (amazing book) and Influx by Daniel Suarez (love all his stuff).

The weirdest place I’ve ever recorded a podcast is…

Under a blanket. Yes, it was stuffy...but the acoustics were surprisingly good under there.

My college major was…



Tune in next week for another installment of this series when we'll learn the 11 things you didn't know about Tech Talker, Eric Escobar.

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