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Topic: A flaw in modern axiomatic geometry?
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LudovicoVan

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A flaw in modern axiomatic geometry?
Posted: Apr 30, 2013 8:32 AM
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Hello all,

This guy, Mr Reid Barnes, claims to have found a fundamental flaw in modern
axiomatic geometry that, essentially, invalidates non-Euclidean geometry.

The overview article is here:
<https://www.facebook.com/notes/reid-barnes/the-problem-with-math/288077664578148>

The mathematical gist is here:
<https://www.facebook.com/notes/reid-barnes/the-lite-triangle-axiom/230992473620001>

Can anyone tell whether he is correct or not? If not, please tell where the
mistake is.

Thank you,

Julio





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