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Chapter 3 on Context and Implications of the Parallel Postulate

My approach to understanding Euclid, both mathematically and philosophically, is fully presented in Chapter 1. To understand Euclid’s method as abstract measurement is to understand both Euclid’s logical structure and, most critically, the way that Euclid’s geometry relates to the world. 299 more words

Ayn Rand

Best Recognized from Above

Emblemata-Butterfly, 1938


Butterflies, 1950


Circle Limit with Butterflies, 1950


Symmetry Watercolor 70 Butterfly, undated


In 1948, the Dutch artist Maurits Cornelis Escher… 86 more words

Art

Passing up Frank Sinatra for Euclid

This morning I read an exuberant article about the delicious wordsmithing of the songwriters for the old crooners, namely Frank Sinatra.  http://www.worldmag.com/2014/08/rhythm_and_rhyme  My son Barnabas, whom I just delivered to St. 331 more words

Stories Of Home

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Why it’s Normal to Feel Lost: The Dialectic and Orthogonal Orientation

In grade school we all start with 1+1=2, this seemed like it was true enough and we went with it. It was easy because it matched our experience with the world. 1,416 more words

Police: Suspect Found With Basket Of Stolen Women's Clothing

BOULDER, Colo. (CBS4)- Police in Boulder want to find the rightful owners of stolen property after a man was found with a basket of women’s clothing. 140 more words

News

Mathematics History Matters

The following is the fourth in a series of posts covering Shormann Mathematics, Algebra 1, the newest product from DIVE Math and Science! Click here… 268 more words

Teaching Mathematics