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The Canadian who reinvented mathematics: Sandro Contenta:Langlands, a Canadian, is one of the world’s great mathematicians. His universe is the outer limits of pure mathematics, a rarefied realm where abstract objects exist, infinity is corralled and symmetry reigns.

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The recent vernal equinox brings not only more sunshine to my day outside of my classroom, but to the time I spend within. Shortly after setting my clocks back an hour, former students of mine started to descend upon our … Continue reading →

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These last five weeks I have been traveling every week while trying to juggle my teaching, research, and family responsibilities. Thankfully I have successfully fulfilled all my teaching and service responsibilities! Even if this meant almost no sleep, I was … Continue reading →

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*George W. Hart, Sculpture `The introduction of the cipher 0 or the group concept was general nonsense too, and mathematics was more or less stagnating for thousands of years because nobody was around to take such childish steps ...'.in a letter in 1982 to Ronald Brown The 87th day of the year; the sum of the squares of the first four primes is 87. \(87 = 2^2 + 3^2 + 5^2 + 7^2 \) 87 = 3 * 29, \(87^2 + 3^2 + 29^2 and 87^2 - 3^2 - 29^2 \)are both primesAmong Australian cricket players, it […]

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Today, I got two FedEx envelopes in the mail, both apparently from the same origin, namely UF Statistics department reimbursing my travel expenses. However, once both envelopes opened, I discovered that, while one was indeed containing my reimbursement cheque, the other one contained several huge cheques addressed to… a famous Nova Scotia fiddler, Natalie MacMaster, […]

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The Math Major Who Never Reads Math http://t.co/R4VtxnFhSn

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Mathematical speculations about bees. Part 3: Travelling Salesman http://t.co/opB6auqSqY by @outofthenorm2 for @aperiodical

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Love it Ed! @solvemymaths http://t.co/xorYOZfnba

2015-03-28 09:54:19

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Mathematical speculations about bees. Part 2: Estimating nest volumes http://t.co/yvFqMtDD28 by @outofthenorm2 for @aperiodical

2015-03-28 09:50:07

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Today is an #NTUopenday, so I'm on my way to see if I can help.

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