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Knitted Mathematical Models - Alexander Crum Brown, 1885

Photograph taken at the Whipple Museum of the History of Science in Cambridge.

Art

Four Dimensional Space-time

Here’s a simple fourfold I’ve been ignoring just because it’s so trivial, but that triviality can be deceiving. Space-time as formulated in special relativity has four dimensions: three of space and one of time. 452 more words

Fourfolds

Dr. John F. Loase makes a case for the liberal arts based on the uncertainty of what we know

NEW YORK — Sunbury Press has released John F. Loase’s latest book The Power of Uncertainty: A Case for the Liberal Arts.

About the Book: 664 more words

Book Releases

Dr. John F. Loase makes a case for the liberal arts based on the uncertainty of what we know

NEW YORK — Sunbury Press has released John F. Loase’s latest book The Power of Uncertainty: A Case for the Liberal Arts.

About the Book: 664 more words

Book Releases

New Release for Kindle: Math Shorts - Derivatives

The rich and exciting field of calculus begins with the study of derivatives. This book is a practical introduction to derivatives, filled with down-to-earth explanations, detailed examples and lots of exercises (solutions included). 149 more words

Science

Differential Equations - The Big Picture

Population Growth

So you want to learn about differential equations? Excellent choice. Differential equations are not only of central importance to science, they can also be quite stimulating and fun (that’s right). 1,229 more words

Science