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  1. Mathematics and Education Quotation Server - Julian F. Fleron, Westfield State College, Massachusetts
    A list of mathematics and education quotations searchable by author's last name, keyword, or description field, and also alphabetized by last name of author, with references and other resources. more>>

  2. The Princeton Mathematics Community in the 1930s: An Oral History Project - Charles C. Gillispie, Albert W. Tucker, and William Aspray
    Transcripts, with abstracts, of interviews with mathematics faculty and students at Princeton University during the 1930s, recounting that decade when Kurt Gödel studied spatially homogeneous cosmological models; Albert Einstein worked on a unified field theory; John von Neumann accepted his one and only doctoral student; Richard Feynman, Arthur Stone, Bryant Tuckerman, and John Tukey created flexagons together -- all in the University's recently constructed Fine Hall. more>>


 
  All Sites - 19 items found, showing 1 to 19

  1. Albert Einstein Online - S. Morgan Friedman
    Information about Einstein, pictures, organizations that bear his name. Biographies, Hong Kong Baptist Univ. and MacTutor History of Mathematics Archive; Einstein's History; Obituary; Information, David Joyce; Einstein's interview with the FBI; Why Socialism? ...more>>

  2. Archimedes - Chris Rorres, Drexel University
    A collection of information on Archimedes' life and achievements, complete with historical quotes, illustrations, and animations. The site covers Archimedes' inventions and accomplishments: Archimedes' Claw, Burning Mirrors, the Golden Crown, the Archimedes ...more>>

  3. The Canonical List of Math and Jokes - David Ni
    A searchable archive of jokes and other humor on general mathematics, proofs, statistics and statisticians, and mathematicians. Also, poetry and quotes. ...more>>

  4. Emilio Segrč Visual Archives - American Institute of Physics (AIP)
    A collection of some 25,000 historical photographs, slides, lithographs, engravings, and other visual materials, focusing on American physicists and astronomers of the twentieth century, but including many scientists in Europe and elsewhere, in other ...more>>

  5. Gödel's Incompleteness Theorem - William Denton
    Excerpts/quotes explaining Gödel's Incompleteness Theorem: any logical system contains a true statement that cannot be proven using that system's rules. ...more>>

  6. GoGeometry from the Land of the Incas - Antonio Gutierrez
    Mixing dynamic geometry, animations, science, and Incan history, this Peruvian site offers geometry problems involving circles and triangles, with proofs: Poncelet, Napoleon, Eyeball, Steiner, Carnot, Sangaku, and the Butterfly Theorem. Also, Incan Geometry ...more>>

  7. Histoire des maths et des mathématiciens - Franck Duffaud
    Duffaud, enseignant dans le 93, a dédié son site à l'histoire des maths. ...more>>

  8. Inexplicable Secrets of Creation - M. Watkins
    Quotations, curiosities, and explanations on the connections between physics and number theory. ...more>>

  9. Mark McClure
    Mark McClure is an assistant professor at the University of North Carolina at Asheville researching real analysis, specifically fractal measure and dimension. Papers on these topics may be downloaded in gzipped PostScript format; a paper involving Julia ...more>>

  10. Mathematical constants and computation - Xavier Gourdon and Pascal Sebah
    How famous mathematical constants were computed in the past, and current ways of obtaining them: pi, e, the logarithmic constant, square root of 2, Euler's constant, and Apery's constant. Also algorithms (arbitrary precision computation; FFT based multiplication ...more>>

  11. Mathematical Quotations Server - Furman University
    A searchable collection of mathematical quotations culled from many sources. Pages are listed alphabetically by author's last name. A random quotation is generated regularly or you may use the Random Quotation Generator to find your own. ...more>>

  12. Mathematics Quotation Collection - B. Sidney Smith, Wendy Hageman Smith; Math Academy Online/Platonic Realms
    A searchable collection of quotes by mathematicians and about mathematics. Submit your favorite quote. ...more>>

  13. Math Quotes, a Web poll - Interactive Mathematics Miscellany and Puzzles, Alexander Bogomolny
    Collected quotations that reflect on the perception of Mathematics by various people over a few hundred years history. The public is invited to check the boxes for quotations it favors. ...more>>

  14. MQS Search - Mathematical Quotations Server, Furman University
    Search the Mathematical Quotations Server by keyword. ...more>>

  15. Philosophy of Science - David Banach
    A syllabus and collected resources for a course in the philosophy of science, including excerpts from various books. Topics include ancient Greek science and mathematics: the Golden Section, Pythagoras, infinity and continuity, and Plato and Aristotle, ...more>>

  16. The Quotations Page - Michael & Laura Moncur
    A searchable collection of resources and information relating to quotations. Quotes of the Day; Quotes of the Week; Motivational Quotes of the Day; Random Quotes; Search; Links - a listing of other useful resources related to quotations. You are invited ...more>>

  17. Search the MacTutor History Archive - University of St. Andrews, Scotland
    Search all or any combination of topics: Biographies; References; Quotations; History Topics; Bibliography; Famous Curves; Societies. With search suggestions. ...more>>

  18. Statistician Jokes - Verhagen, Gregg
    Material extracted from science jokes posted to rec.humor, sci.math, and a few other Usenet newsgroups. 43% of all statistics are worthless; 3 out of 4 Americans make up 75% of the population; 80% of all statistics quoted to prove a point are made up ...more>>

  19. Time Series Analysis and Forecasting; AUTOBOX - Automatic Forecasting Systems (AFS) Corporation
    Autobox for Windows provides forecasting based on the Box-Jenkins model-building process, implemented for both ARIMA (univariate) modeling and Transfer Function (multivariate or regression) modeling. Features, prices, faqs, support, and mathematical information ...more>>


 
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