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Mathematicians: Masterminds or Maniacs?

Everyone knows about famous math concepts like the Pythagorean Theorem and Newton’s Laws of Motion, but what about the people who discovered them? I’m sure you’ve heard of Isaac Newton and Pythagoras, but did you know that Newton was known for his bad temper, or that Pythagoras founded his own religion? 1,112 more words


7-Lamat: Fruitful purpose (19 September 2016)

Bon 7-Lamat: John Forbes Nash, Carl Sagan, Benjamin Netanyahu, Grace Jones

Studying and following the Tzolkin, it became gradually obvious to me that the ancient law of analogy, as it was written on the Emerald Tablets of Egypt, holds true in this world I find myself living in. 290 more words


Ο ομογενής που έλυσε το γρίφο του Nash

O μαθηματικός που συνέλαβε το γρίφο ενός υπέροχου μυαλού…

Στα 27 του χρόνια κατάφερε να κάνει κάτι που προσπαθούσαν εκατοντάδες μαθηματικοί για 60 χρόνια, από τότε δηλαδή που ο βραβευμένος Αμερικανός μαθηματικός και οικονομολόγος John Forbes Nash παρουσίασε την «ισορροπία των παιγνίων» και πήρε το Νόμπελ στα Οικονομικά. 42 more words


A new "Nash Equilibrium"? ...

John Forbes Nash was one of the most eccentric and troubled people ever to make significant contributions. Despite a diagnosis of paranoid schizophrenia, characterized by hallucinations and terror, he, with the help of his wife, Alicia, managed to come to grips with his issues and live by all accounts an odd, but in many ways successful, life. 335 more words