A British biopic has a couple stellar acting performances.
At a special dinner honoring The Man Who Knew Infinity movie, and Academy Award winner Jeremy Irons at Bagatelle in the Meatpacking
For some, even the talk of math inspires a mind freeze. The actor Dev Patel who plays a real life math genius from Madras
April 26, is the 95th anniversary of the death of one of the most astounding mathematical geniuses of all time, the self-taught Indian mathematician Srinivasa Iyengar Ramanujan (1887-1920), whose stunning contributions to many areas of mathematics are still being plumbed by experts today.
Whole numbers continue to intrigue many people (not just professional matheticians) even today, and to date, no mathematically rigorous answer to Brocard's problem exists.
"Ramanujan's legacy, it turns out, is much more important than anything anyone would have guessed when Ramanujan died," Ono
In the list of the greatest mathematicians ever, there is a self-taught genius who lived only 32 years, 4 months and 4 days on this planet. Nevertheless, his findings are so profound and elegant that many describe them as the creative efforts to reveal the symphony of numbers.