Lobbyist at Trump Campaign Meeting Has a Web
New York TimesLobbyist at Trump Campaign Meeting Has a Web of Russian ConnectionsNew York TimesRinat Akhmetshin at a House Foreign Affairs Committee hearing on United States policy toward Russia in June 2016. He is under scrutiny by Robert S. Mueller III, the special counsel investigating ties between Russia and the Trump campaign.and more »
Posted on 20 August 2017 | 9:01 pm
PREP ROUNDUP: A great day for a run at Jacob
pharostribune.comPREP ROUNDUP: A great day for a run at Jacob Graf Memorial Invitepharostribune.comThe overall top five also included Kokomo's Corey Dea (3rd, 18:12), Maconaquah's Caleb Winegardner (4th, 18:20) and Western's Andrew Granfield (5th, 18:24). Scott was followed by Cass teammates Hayden Vest (23rd, 19:15), Carl ... The 1-2 punch of ...
Posted on 20 August 2017 | 4:41 pm
The Romance of Fermat's Last Theorem -
SmithsonianThe Romance of Fermat's Last TheoremSmithsonianIt was well-known enough that a 10-year-old boy named Andrew Wiles would read about it in a library book in the early 1960s. “I knew from that moment that I would never let it go,” he told PBS many years later. “I had to solve it.” In pure mathematics ...
Posted on 17 August 2017 | 7:11 am
St John's Church in Salton receives
Gazette & HeraldSt John's Church in Salton receives £130,000 for restoration work ...Gazette & HeraldA MEDIEVAL gem to be restored thanks to a grant from the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF).and more »
Posted on 15 August 2017 | 10:06 pm
COUNTDOWN TO KICKOFF: A preview look at the
York DispatchCOUNTDOWN TO KICKOFF: A preview look at the 2017 Susquehannock Warriors football teamYork DispatchKey losses (Division II All-Stars in bold):Jack Allred, fullback; Chase Summers, quarterback; Caleb Oestrike, guard/defensive end; Kerry Baum, inside linebacker; Adam Hedgeland, kicker; Andrew Senft, offensive tackle. Key returners (Division II All ...
Posted on 15 August 2017 | 12:58 pm
In the push for marketable skills, are we
Similarly, years ago a colleague in the arts told me about the PBS show on Andrew Wiles’s proof of Fermat’s Last Theorem. Wiles, a British mathematician, devoted much of his career to proving Fermat’s Last Theorem, a problem that no one had been able ...
Posted on 17 August 2015 | 8:13 pm
Portrait honours Sir Andrew Wiles, who
This portrait of Sir Andrew Wiles, who solved a problem that had puzzled mathematicians for centuries, was today unveiled at the National Portrait Gallery. Sir Andrew, born in 1953, proved Fermat’s Last Theorem in 1994 after being fascinated by it from ...
Posted on 13 July 2015 | 8:43 pm
The truth about free will: Does it actually
You never see a physiological account of somebody getting something tight. Supposing we went into Andrew Wiles’ brain and got a perfect physiological account of how he proved Fermat’s Last Theorem. Would that show that he’s not responsible for his proof?
Posted on 27 December 2014 | 8:03 pm
Fermat's Last Theorem
That person was Andrew Wiles. The problem was called Fermat's Last Theorem, and the story of how he solved it is inspirational. So, to celebrate the anniversary, I've invited a new generation of maths prodigies to hear and help tell the story. It's ...
Posted on 26 November 2014 | 5:53 pm
Can you solve the hardest maths problems
In 1995 Andrew Wiles published his own proof - and famously said he'd need more than a margin to prove his point. The Fields Medal for excellence in mathematics is often referred to as the Nobel prize of the mathematics world. But unlike the Nobel ...
Posted on 13 August 2014 | 5:37 am