HowStuffWorksflipped into ScienceScience Mathematicians Solve Sum-of-Three-Cubes Problem for the Number 42howstuffworks.com - Patrick J. Kiger It was pretty cool earlier this year when Andrew Booker, a professor at the U.K.'s University of Bristol, revealed a solution to expressing the …

Humaira Hussainflipped into Weird And WonderfulMathematics Finally! A solution to 42 – the Answer to the Ultimate Question of Life, The Universe, and Everythingtheregister.co.uk - Katyanna Quach Mathematicians have finally cracked the sum-of-three-cubes problem for the geek-friendly number 42. The puzzle, set more than half a century ago in …

Icon version of the Flipboard logoChristchurch Christchurch teen a 'once in a generation' maths geniusstuff.co.nz - LEE KENNY A once in a generation Christchurch teen makes it look easy. All you got to do is show Cos 38 -18 = 0.5

MIT Technology ReviewEncryption Shafi GoldwasserMIT Technology Review - Simson Garfinkel ’87, PhD ’05 When Shafi Goldwasser chose to focus on cryptography and algorithmic number theory as a new graduate student in computer science at the University of …

Scientific Americanflipped into Scientific AmericanScience The Only Way to Win Is Not to Play the Gamescientificamerican.com - Evelyn Lamb When I became a math and science writer, I had no idea that one of the most common requests I would get would be to weigh in on order of operations …

FiveThirtyEightflipped into FiveThirtyEight FeaturesClassic Cars How Many Cars Are On This Circular Train?FiveThirtyEight - Edited by Oliver Roeder Welcome to The Riddler. Every week, I offer up problems related to the things we hold dear around here: math, logic and probability. There are two …

Royal Society Sarnak wins Royal Society medal for 'transformational contributions' to mathematicsprinceton.edu - www.princeton.edu The Royal Society has announced that Peter Sarnak is one of 24 winners of its annual medals and awards for “scientists who have done exceptional, …

Jean-François Bailletteflipped into SciencesAlgebra A Prime Breakthroughwordpress.com - rjlipton A breakthrough on the Riemann Hypothesis [ Composite of various sources ]Michael Griffin, Ken Ono, Larry Rolen, and Don Zagier (GORZ) have recently …

Helen McKissockflipped into TOKMathematics On the Beauty of Mathlithub.com - By Haim Shapira Most of us are able to recognize the names of great artists such as Shakespeare, Rembrandt, or Bach, and probably also the names of great scientists …

Mashable Indiaflipped into CultureSuper 30 Twitter Turns Every Line From the 'Super 30' Trailer Into a Gyaan-Filled MemeMashable - Pramit ChatterjeeAnand Kumar, the real man behind the story of Super 30, is incredibly inspirational. He was born to a family that couldn't afford private schooling due to which he had to study in a government school.

Adam Suggsflipped into ThingsMathematics Why the Proof of Fermat’s Last Theorem Doesn’t Need to Be EnhancedQuanta Magazine - Michael Harris Decades after the landmark proof of Fermat’s Last Theorem, ideas abound for how to make it even more reliable. But such efforts reflect a deep …

JB Martinflipped into What the Frack?Mathematics Mathematicians Edge Closer to Solving a 'Million Dollar' Math Problemspace.com - Rafi Letzter Did a team of mathematicians just take a big step toward answering a 160-year-old, million-dollar question in mathematics? Maybe. The crew did solve a …

Vivian Narvaezflipped into H.U.M.A.NScience Mathematicians edge closer to solving 'million dollar' math problemFox News - LiveScienceDid a team of mathematicians just take a big step toward answering a 160-year-old, million-dollar question in mathematics? Maybe. The crew did solve a number of other, smaller questions in a field called

All That's Interestingflipped into All That's InterestingMathematics Meet Johann Carl Friedrich Gauss, The Most Important Mathematician You’ve Never Heard Ofallthatsinteresting.com - Katie Serena After beginning by correcting his father's math at 3 years old, Carl Friedrich Gauss became one of the most influential mathematicians the world has …

Firstpostflipped into FirstPostMathematics Machines No Threat to MathematiciansFirstpost Last month, a team of computer scientists from Google demonstrated a machine-learning program that can prove a class of mathematical theorems on its …

Princeton University Goro Shimura, a 'giant' of number theory, dies at 89princeton.edu - www.princeton.edu Goro Shimura, Princeton's Michael Henry Strater University Professor of Mathematics, Emeritus, died on Friday, May 3, in Princeton, New Jersey. He …

Rob Quirflipped into ScienceAlgebra The Best Algebra / Number Theory / Algebraic Geometry Programs in America, RankedU.S. News & World Report Graduate students in algebra, number theory and algebraic geometry courses build upon knowledge first learned in grade school. These are the best …

UC Davis Exploring Frontiers of Mathematicsucdavis.edu - www.ucdavis.edu From quantum computers to the movement of subatomic particles and microorganisms swimming through fluids, it’s a journey that takes in ancient …

New York PostPatrick Ewing The random call that put Patrick Ewing back on Knicks' draft sideNew York Post - By Marc Berman Knicks owner James Dolan had a brainstorm in late March, and it turned into Patrick Ewing representing the franchise on the lottery dais in Chicago …

Golf Digestflipped into Golf Digest: Masters 2019The Masters Masters 2019: Presenting our annual can't-miss, sure-fire choice to win* the MastersGolf Digest - Mike StachuraLet me assure you: This brings me no joy. Like a parent grounding a teenager or the assistant principal handing out detention or, well, an apologist for a Final Four officiating crew, my usual crazy Masters

Ridded Yousufflipped into Out Of The BlueEquations Using computers to crack open centuries-old mathematical puzzlestheconversation.com - Christopher Rasmussen In mathematics, no researcher works in true isolation. Even those who work alone use the theorems and methods of their colleagues and predecessors to …

Ryan H.flipped into The CloudMathematics Why Isn't 1 a Prime Number?scientificamerican.com - Evelyn Lamb An engineer friend of mine recently surprised me by saying he wasn’t sure whether the number 1 was prime or not. I was surprised because among …

hajaveebflipped into UusMathematics What Counts As Evidence in Mathematics?kottke.org - posted by Tim Carmody Mar 15, 2019 The ultimate form of argument, and for some, the most absolute form of truth, is mathematical proof. But short of a conclusive proof of a theorem, …

Interesting Engineeringflipped into Interesting EngineeringMathematics To the ancient discipline of number theory, Carl Friedrich Gauss brought a number of exceptional discoveries.interestingengineering.com - Marcia Wendorf Number theory is a branch of mathematics devoted to the study of integers, the so-called counting numbers. Number theory got its start with the …

Sflipped into AI & DS n ...Mathematics US Army applying new areas of mathjohndcook.com - John Many times on this blog I’ve argued that the difference between pure and applied math is motivation. As my graduate advisor used to say, “Applied …

M. L. Johnsonflipped into 6 Degrees of Science & Climate ChangeMathematics App logodev.to - Miloslav Voloskov TL;DR: Learn from books or other people but let nobody say that what’s you doing is wrong just because it’s unusual. Great things happen when people …

rjmunslowflipped into RJ MunslowHarvard Harvard physics lecturer on why pi endlessly fascinates usharvard.edu For centuries, pi — the ratio of a circle’s circumference to its diameter — has fascinated mathematicians and scientists. The number, which is …

Washington D.C. All-girls math competition aims to inspire other girls to pursue STEMwtop.com - Liz Anderson A group of girls who love STEM fields (science, technology, engineering, mathematics) are working to gather girls throughout the D.C. metro area with …

Swarajyaflipped into SwarajyaUCLA $1-Million Donation To UCLA: In Honour Of Srinivasa Ramanujan, India-Born Mathematician, Wife Sponsor Chairswarajyamag.com - Swarajya Staff An India-born eminent mathematician and his wife have given one million USD to University of California Los Angeles (UCLA) to establish a …

Armahedi Mahzarflipped into INTEGRALIST WORLDIcon version of the Flipboard logoMathematics Simple Wave-Optical Superpositions as Prime Number Sievesaps.org - T. C. Petersen, M. Ceko, I. D. Svalbe, M. J. Morgan, A. I. Bishop, and D. M. Paganin Author(s): T. C. Petersen, M. Ceko, I. D. Svalbe, M. J. Morgan, A. I. Bishop, and D. M. PaganinWe encode the sequence of prime numbers into simple …