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#### Several Injured When Anaheim Police Pursuit Ends In 10-Car Pile-Up

**ANAHEIM (CBSLA.com)** — A dramatic police chase through Anaheim on Thursday ended in a 10-car pile-up.

Officers first got the call around 4 p.m. that a “suspicious” man was lurking around a car wash in the 700 block of North Brookhurst, according to Anaheim police. 149 more words

#### Euclid's "Elements" with marginal Geometric Diagrams

The first printed edition of Euclid’s *Elements,* a compendium of mathematical and geometrical concepts and theory, was printed by the Venetian printer Erhard Ratdolf in 1482. 87 more words

#### 1913 Euclidean Geometry and General Relativity

- Euclidean Geometry does not apply in situations of constant acceleration. Since Earth is constantly accelerating, our universe is not a Euclidean universe, and Euclidean Geometry can only produce approximations. 58 more words

#### Greece in the news: Say no to Euclid

I have this great program called Pocket that caches websites for later reading (no, I am not sponsored). Confession: usually when I find long-form journalism that looks interesting, I save it, tag it, and forget about it (or at least rarely have time to come back to it). 385 more words

#### 1678 Mathematical Principles of Natural Philosophy (Principia)

- A book written by Newton that established the foundations for classical mechanics
- Book 1 of the Principia contains the rational and hypothetical explanation of motion… 73 more words

#### Hyperspace and La Grande Hypercube

Hyperspace. What does it mean? Science fiction has largely hijacked the word but its real foundations are embedded in the mathematics of higher or n-dimensional space pioneered by Bernhard Riemann in the late 19th century. 1,373 more words