Many problems in several areas of Mathematics (including Dynamical Systems and Number Theory) can “reduced” to the analysis of *dynamical Cantor sets*: for instance, the theorems of… 1,654 more words

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#### Soft bounds on the Hausdorff dimension of dynamical Cantor sets

#### 3 proofs that the square root of 2 is irrational

My younger son has been learning a little bit about square roots over the last couple of weeks and I thought it would be fun to show him some proofs that the square root of 2 is irrational. 340 more words

#### A Girl's Thoughts On Continued Fractions

I discussed continued fractions recently, and with some controversy. So I imagine people might be interested in another view.

Friday’s post on the **MathsByAGirl** blog is on the subject. 20 more words