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Topic: honeycombs
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Brian Q. Hutchings

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Re: honeycombs
Posted: Jan 24, 2013 5:40 PM
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actually, if you look at that expository book
by Spiros (?), it shows that the proof was never
able to be validated;
Hales has an ongoing project to do so,
called Flyspeck!

he did, however, prove the planar case,
which is really quite interesting.

> by Hales see Mathworld. Later than I thought



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