Multicultural Mathematics | Book Recommendations

Recently we shared a book on the mathematical developments of the Native Americans. We thought to present some book recommendations about how mathematical ideas were developed in different cultures. As David Hilbert has said "Mathematics knows no races or geographic boundaries; for mathematics, the cultural world is one country". Enjoy!

Counting on Katherine| Book Review

Last year, I have read one little book for children about Katherine Johnson. This is the first children book I have read since I was a child and it felt very refreshing and beautiful. So, let us speak about "Counting on Katherine: How Katherine Johnson put Astronouts on the Moon" by Helaine Becker*. Overview This... Continue Reading →

Hello World | Book Review

Last year, I finished "Hello World: Being Human in the Age of Algorithms" by Hannah Fry*. This was the book chosen in the LThMath Book Club (on Goodreads and Facebook) for the June and July 2019 reading challenge. Overview This book review is split into different parts for your convenience. General description Chapters Quotes The author Goodreads review YouTube video 1. General... Continue Reading →

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