Category: Just For Fun

Gathering 4 Gardner
This year’s G4G, or Gathering for Gardner, Celebration of Mind II, falls on Friday, October 21. This is the second G4G since Martin Gardner passed away on May 22, 2010, and the G4G is intended to celebrate his life and work. You can find a nearby celebration here: http://www.g4gcom.org/

Which Springer Book am I?
If I were a SpringerVerlag Graduate Text in Mathematics, I would be W.B.R. Lickorish’s An Introduction to Knot Theory. I am an introduction to mathematical Knot Theory; the theory of knots and links of simple closed curves in threedimensional space. I consist of a selection of topics which graduate students have found to be a…