Pascal’s triangle is a triangle of integers that looks like this:
1 2 1
1 3 3 1
1 4 6 4 1… 591 more words
It’s excusable if you didn’t notice it when a scientist named Daniel J. Buehrer, a retired professor from the National Chung Cheng University in Taiwan, published a white paper earlier this month proposing a new class of math that could lead to the birth of machine consciousness. 701 more words
I know, these first few cards have nothing to do with birthdays, but it’ll get there.
Let’s change gears.
When people think of beauty they think of towering mountains, famous paintings, or notorious sculptures; not numbers seen in a whiteboard. But many scholars, scientist, and mathematicians throughout written history believed that math is a form of beauty and art like a misunderstood painting or a part of an eccentric dance. 200 more words