Mathematicians Reveal ‘True Protagonist’ on Game of Thrones

There are so many characters inGame of Thrones it’s hard to keep them straight, let alone identify the main character. Mathematicians Andrew Beveridge and a student from Macalester College turned to “network science” to sort it out, searching for instances in which two characters’ names appeared within 15 words of each other in A Storm of Swords—the third book in the series and inspiration for the third and fourth seasons of the HBO show. Read more on Newser…