On the flight from Amsterdam to Cape Town, my seat assignment was changed, so instead of an incredible view out my window,
I saw the middle of a huge wing for eleven hours. 382 more words
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David Poland interviewed Jeremy Irons on 25 October 2016 at Bar Marmont in West Hollywood.
He is an actor who needs no introduction. He’s thrilled us, scared us, creeped us out, and made men & women swoon over decades of amazing work. 19 more words
I watched a movie yesterday and highly recommend it. The Man Who Knew Infinity is based on the true story of the mathematician Srinivasa Ramanujan. I don’t want to say too much for fear of giving it away, but the movie takes us through the development of Ramanujan’s mathematical career. 411 more words
It is a melancholy experience for a professional mathematician to find himself writing about mathematics. The function of a mathematician is to do something, to prove new theorems, to add to mathematics, and not to talk about what he or other mathematicians have done. 451 more words