Curious maths: finding the solution

View Curious maths: finding the solution Curious mathematics

Presenter: Various

Published: July 2013

Age: 14-19 and upwards

Views: 524 views

Tags: math;three-body;prime;riemann

Type: Lectures

Source/institution: Royal Society

VN:F [1.9.22_1171]
Rating: 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Watch now

Unsolved problems in mathematics have intrigued us for centuries. It took over 350 years for anyone to provide a proof for Fermat’s Last Theorem, considered by many as the most notorious problem in the history of mathematics, and no one has yet offered a proof for the Riemann Hypothesis, first proposed in 1859. These mysteries have become an obsession to some people, who have devoted years of their lives trying to understand them. But why do we bother?

Comments are closed.

Also by Various

Women writing science

Women writing science

View more

You may also like

Yokohama SIMC

Singapore International Mathematics Challenge 2012
Highschool presentations

algebra workshop snip

Algebra Workshop in Spanish

View more