Daily Archives: March 18, 2011

Documentary Dangerous Knowledge: Mathematics

In this one-off documentary, David Malone looks at four brilliant mathematicians – Georg Cantor, Ludwig Boltzmann, Kurt Gödel and Alan Turing – whose genius has profoundly affected us, but which tragically drove them insane and eventually led to them all … Continue reading

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Geometry Dimension Documentary For A Wide Audience

Euclid : the father of geometry —- Euclid’s Elements Greek mathematics Full List of Greek Mathematicians Hipparchus shows us how to describe the position of any point on Earth with two numbers… and explains the stereographic projection: how to draw … Continue reading

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