How Two Sentences Overturned 200 Years Of Mathematical Precedent

http://io9.com/how-two-sentences-overturned-200-years-of-mathematical-1697483698

shortest-known paper in a serious math journal

The first comment is super cool.

Posted from WordPress for Android via my Samsung smartphone. Please excuse any misspellings. Ciao, Jon

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2 Responses to How Two Sentences Overturned 200 Years Of Mathematical Precedent

  1. abyssbrain says:

    From a research perspective, that would be the lamest “research” ever since it neither contained any formal mathematical proof to disprove the conjecture nor the methodology of the study. However, from an “awesomeness” perspective, this paper definitely rocked.

  2. andreart2013 says:

    Reblogged this on As a Matter of Fancy.

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