Tag Archives: John D Cook

I view a mathematics library the same way an archaeologist views a prime digging site. There are all these wonderful treasures that are buried there and hidden from the rest of the world. If you pick up a typical book … Continue reading

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Does Mathematics Make you Money?

Dave Clark: People who can do high level math are practically a commodity. People who can figure out which problem is the right one to solve and then apply high level math are both expensive and elusive. Those who can … Continue reading

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A beautiful depiction of a 1-form by Robert Ghrist. You never thought understanding a 1→1-dimensional ODE (or a 1-D vector field) would be so easy! What his drawing makes obvious, is that images of Phase Space wear a totally different meaning … Continue reading

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