Gerry Myerson <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in news:gerry- DEFD43.email@example.com:
> In article > <firstname.lastname@example.org>, > Tonico <Tonicopm@yahoo.com> wrote: > >> We really need a mathematics prize comparable to the Nobel Prize in >> importance and projection: the Fields Medal is ONLY for a particular >> achievment AND under the age of 40, and not for mathematical >> importance/transcendence, which should be, imo, without any age >> restriction. > > Perhaps we could pass the virtual hat around and raise funds > for a prestigious Sci.Math.Medal to be awarded annually by a > committee composed of Robert Israel, Gerald Edgar, Arturo > Magidin, etc. >
Ah, of course,... the mathematical establishment....I'm in for 10 bucks (US).