Monthly Archives: December 2012

Matematikens skönhet – UR.se

A tv series on the beauty of mathematics (in Swedish and English) hosted by Marcus Du Sautoy.  Three parts: Predictions, Patters, Numbers.  A well done series, nice images. Matematikens skönhet – UR.se. Advertisements

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The Important Theorems Are the Beautiful Ones | Random Walks

What makes a mathematical theorem important?  This blogger explores the question (with a link at the bottom to a beautiful proof of the Pythagorean theorem.) The Important Theorems Are the Beautiful Ones | Random Walks.

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P1 | Sveriges Radio

Radio program on beauty (in Swedish).  Speakers are not mathematicians, but one can think about whether what they say can apply to mathematics.  Can the experience of mathematics involve feelings of lust?  Is the experience of beauty in mathematics learned … Continue reading

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