PAUL ERDŐS – a short chronology

Since I read "The Man who Loved only Numbers: The Story of Paul Erdos and the Search for Mathematical Truth" by Paul Hoffman, I have wanted to create an infographic - short chronology - on Paul Erdős. I have spent a lot of time thinking what it should include and things like that, so here is the... Continue Reading →

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December Book – Flatland

As promised, when we first started the Book Club on Goodreads, here is a short review on the December book: "Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions" by Edwin A. Abbott. The book has a straight forward and good general description: it describes the journeys of A. Square, a mathematician and resident of the two-dimensional Flatland, where... Continue Reading →

Book Releases in 2018

Since I have started the book club, I am more an more interested in books. Every single month before choosing a book I create a poll with around 10 books for people to chose from. Recently I decided to put some new releases in there because I believe it is a good place for people... Continue Reading →

Women in Mathematics

In December, we have decided to write more about women mathematicians on our Facebook page. In this post, I wanted to share some of my favorite and most inspirational examples. With every example, I will also share some books for further reading. Maria Gaetana Agnesi - I have chosen her as the first example for... Continue Reading →

2018 – Interesting Number

At the start of 2018, I thought about writing a short post about some interesting numbers facts about 2018. This number is not as fun as 2017 (prime number), but I still think it has some interesting facts. 2018 is an even number (it is a multiple of 2) and a composite one. It gives... Continue Reading →

Reading Book Club

Hope you are enjoying September so far. For me this is the best month to start reading again and I am very excited to announce that I have started a Reading Book Club. In this post I want to tell you a couple of things about this book club and how you can become a... Continue Reading →

Books Wish List

Summer is over... that is not necessary a bad thing. I really enjoy Autumn; it is one of best seasons to start reading excessively. Summer is always a little to hot and I always want to just go outside and walk randomly or visit as many places as possible. But when Autumn is approaching I... Continue Reading →

John Napier – at the Museum

As promised in my last Visiting Edinburgh post, here is the post about John Napier. This summer holiday, I have spent a little bit of time in the National Museum of Scotland. I was very surprise to find out something about John Napier in there. I have read about him being born in Scotland, but... Continue Reading →

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