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Mathematics - History & Philosophy
Author: Stefan Buijsman | Narrator: Rene Ruiz
Release Date: August 25, 2020
A guide to changing how you think about numbers and mathematics, from the prodigy changing the way the world thinks about math.We all know math is important: we live in the age of big data, our lives are increasingly governed by algorithms, and we're...
Author: Matt Parker | Narrator: Matt Parker
Release Date: January 21, 2020
#1 INTERNATIONAL BESTSELLER   AN ADAM SAVAGE BOOK CLUB PICKThe book-length answer to anyone who ever put their hand up in math class and asked, “When am I ever going to use this in the real world?” “Fun, informative, and ...
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Author: Jordan Ellenberg | Narrator: Jordan Ellenberg
Release Date: May 29, 2014
The Freakonomics of math—a math-world superstar unveils the hidden beauty and logic of the world and puts its power in our handsThe math we learn in school can seem like a dull set of rules, laid down by the ancients and not to be questioned. I...
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Author: Max Tegmark | Narrator: Rob Shapiro
Release Date: January 07, 2014
Max Tegmark leads us on an astonishing journey through past, present and future, and through the physics, astronomy and mathematics that are the foundation of his work, most particularly his hypothesis that our physical reality is a mathematical stru...
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Author: Amir D. Aczel | Narrator: Henry Leyva
Release Date: September 04, 2001
From the end of the 19th century until his death, one of history's most brilliant mathematicians languished in an asylum. The Mystery of the Aleph tells the story of Georg Cantor (1845-1918), a Russian-born German who created set theory, the concept ...
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