BBC Radio 4 – A History of Ideas, Vicky Neale on the Mathematics of Beauty

A very nice discussion on beauty in math.  But Matt Inglis, I am not sure I can agree with your result about the proofs from “The Book”.  Many of those proofs were written quickly and poorly. How do you know that mathematicians were dissing the proof and not the presentation?

BBC Radio 4 – A History of Ideas, Vicky Neale on the Mathematics of Beauty.

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Associate Professor in Mathematics Education, and part-time poet.
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