The Mighty Mathematician You’ve Never Heard Of -... →
Albert Einstein called her the most “significant” and “creative” female mathematician of all time, and others of her contemporaries were inclined to drop the modification by sex. She invented a theorem that united with magisterial concision two conceptual pillars of physics: symmetry in nature and the universal laws of conservation. Some consider Noether’s theorem, as it is now called, as...
If you’re an engineer working on a problem and you’re stumped by your technical...– Dear TG: Today’s show with Jonah Lehrer explains why we should have a ping-pong table in the Fresh Air office. (Pretty please?)
Truth is beautiful, without doubt; but so are lies.– Ralph Waldo Emerson (via revolvver)
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The Falklands War was a fight between two bald men over a comb.– Jorge Luis Borges (via agnoema)
Imagine the billionaire founder of a major American corporation suddenly...– ‘King Larry,’ the Bizarre Road of a Billionaire - Review - NYTimes.com (via journalofajournalist)