All posts tagged "thicker"

  • brain
    Snapshots of modern mathematics

    The Mathematisches Forschungsinstitut Oberwolfach (MFO) publishes “snapshots of modern mathematics“ openly accessible on the internet. The snapshots are brief, understandable articles on current mathematical research topics. They address themselves at teachers, secondary school students, science journalists as...

    • Posted February 8, 2016
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  • logo_diderot
    Diderot Mathematical Forum 2013: “Mathematics of Planet Earth”

    In 2013, for the International Year of Mathematics of Planet Earth (MPE), the Committee for Raising the Public Awareness of Mathematics of the EMS initiated the renewal the cycle of Diderto Mathematical Forums, with the topic MPE....

    • Posted February 1, 2016
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  • fermat_czech_2000
    Pierre de Fermat and Andrew Wiles in Czech Republic stamps

    Pierre de Fermat and Andrew Wiles are mentioned on the stamp published in the Czech International year of mathematics 2000 The name of Pierre de Fermat and Andrew Wiles are mentioned on the stamp published in the Czech Republic at...

    • Posted February 1, 2016
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  • banach_poland_1982
    Stefan Banach (March 30, 1892 – August 8, 1945)

    Mathematics In Europe – Stefan Banach (March 30, 1892 – August 8, 1945); by Heinz Klaus Strick, Germany Javascript seem to be disabled in your Browser. You must have Javascript enabled in your Browser to utilize the...

    • Posted February 1, 2016
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  • diderotb
    Diderot Mathematical Forums

    The cycle of conferences “Diderot Mathematical Forum” was introduced by the European Mathematical Societyin 1996. Each conference takes place simultaneously in three European cities exchanging information by telecommunication, addresses a specific topic, and has both a research...

    • Posted February 1, 2016
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  • Guessing the Numbers

    For this trick, you need a number of small counters: coins, pebbles, matches, … by Franka Miriam Brueckler The effect You, the performer, ask a spectator to take the counters into his/her hands and distribute them in...

    • Posted February 1, 2016
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  • golden-ratio
    What is mathematics for Ehrhard Behrends

    This is a very difficult question, and there is probably no one answer to which all mathematicians would subscribe. We have collected a number of partial answers. There is great variation in the ambitions of the authors...

    • Posted February 1, 2016
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  • teoremadipitagora03
    What is mathematics for Krzysztof Ciesielski

    This is a very difficult question, and there is probably no one answer to which all mathematicians would subscribe. We have collected a number of partial answers. There is great variation in the ambitions of the authors...

    • Posted February 1, 2016
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  • 3_playing_cards
    The Three Ducks Trick

    The described trick is a “ducky” version of the trick known as Hummer’s 3-Object Divination, which is described in Martin Gardner’s book “Mathematics, Magic and Mistery” (Dover Publ., New York, 1956). by Franka Miriam Brueckler There are...

    • Posted February 1, 2016
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  • rivera16
    What is mathematics for Franka Brueckler

    This is a very difficult question, and there is probably no one answer to which all mathematicians would subscribe. We have collected a number of partial answers. There is great variation in the ambitions of the authors...

    • Posted February 1, 2016
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