Sunday, October 18, 2015

Sunday School

Filed under: General,Geometry — m759 @ 8:30 AM

A Unified Field —

The Galois field GF(3)

Click the above image for further details.

See also a search in this journal for Jorie Graham.

Related dramatic dialogue for Emma Stone and 
Joaquin Phoenix, actors in "Irrational Man" —

"Are you  aware of what's going on at that  table?"

Philosophical backstory by Hans Christian Andersen

"He was quite frightened, and he tried to repeat the Lord's Prayer;
but all he could do, he was only able to remember the multiplication table."

Saturday, September 26, 2015

Posthumous Man

Filed under: General — m759 @ 3:45 PM

The above book, a tribute by admirers of the late Michael Weinstein
(not, as a campus obituary states, by Weinstein himself),
was reportedly published by Routledge on December 19, 2014.

This journal on that date had a post on an early Greek philosopher who
supposedly was killed because he discovered irrational numbers.

A later approach to academic life —

Emma Stone being directed by Woody Allen in the recent "Irrational Man":

Fans of Allen and Stone may also enjoy Magic in the Moonlight.

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