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SUMMARY:Math Encounters: "Double Vision: Explorations of A
lternative Math from History" with Glen Van Brumme
len - December 4 (7:00 pm)
DESCRIPTION:Math Encounters: "\;Double Vision: Exploration
s of Alternative Math from History"\;\n with G
len Van Brummelen \;(7:00 pm)\n \n Is there on
ly one path to mathematics\, or can we find differ
ent ways to explore the world around us? \; Th
roughout history\, in different times and in diffe
rent cultures\, human creativity has found countle
ss ways to investigate the same realities. \;
Join Glen Van Brummelen\, Professor of Mathematics
\, Quest University\, as we delve into several anc
ient ways of thinking in geometry\, all but forgot
ten today. \; Ancient Chinese and Greek sages
will help us realize that we really can change the
way that we see!\n \n Special introduction by Dav
id J. Helfand\, Professor of Astronomy\, Columbia
University\; Chair\, American Institute of Physics
\; President Emeritus\, American Astronomical Soci
ety\; and President Emeritus\, Quest University Ca
nada\n \n \n \n This page is for the 7:00 pm sessi
on. \;Click here \;to register for the 4:0
0 pm session instead.\n \n Light refreshments will
be served after the 4:00 pm session and at 6:30 p
m in advance of the second session.\n \n Math Enco
unters \;is a public presentation series celeb
rating the spectacular world of mathematics\, pres
ented by the Simons Foundation and the National Mu
seum of Mathematics.\n \n For further information\
, call the National Museum of Mathematics at 212-5
42-0566 or e-mail mathencounters@momath.org.\n \n
Please check our \;online shop \;for books
by \;Math Encounters \;presenters.
CATEGORIES:Math Encounters
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DTSTAMP;VALUE=DATE-TIME:20191204T190000
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LOCATION:National Museum of Mathematics\n 11 E. 26th St.\n
New York\, NY 10010\n United States\n
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