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Publishing is dead, long live publishing


I am an academic, and as you would expect, I love to read. I mainly read papers in academic journals and advanced texts in mathematics. 1,188 more words


Why higher mathematics?

Some basic questions

What is the use of mathematics, and why study it in the first place?

The usual responses to these questions are that: 759 more words


Discrete Analysis site now live

Just a quick post to note that the arXiv overlay journal Discrete Analysis, managed by Timothy Gowers, has now gone live with its permanent (and quite modern looking) web site… 72 more words