Surprising Mathematics

Mathematics with Love: The Courtship Correspondence of Barnes Wallis, Inventor of the Bouncing Bomb

Mathematics with Love: The Courtship Correspondence of Barnes Wallis, Inventor of the Bouncing Bomb
English | PDF | 2005 | 379 Pages | ISBN : 1403944989 | 2 MB

In 1922 Barnes Wallis FRS, who later invented the transatlantic airship and the bouncing bomb immortalized in the movie The Dam Busters, fell in love for the first and last time - aged 35.

The Best Writing on Mathematics 2013 (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by libr at May 7, 2017
The Best Writing on Mathematics 2013 (repost)

The Best Writing on Mathematics 2013 by Mircea Pitici and Roger Penrose
English | 2014 | ISBN: 0691160414 | ISBN-13: 9780691160412 | 272 pages | PDF | 6,7 MB

Count Like an Egyptian: A Hands-on Introduction to Ancient Mathematics  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by nebulae at April 22, 2017
Count Like an Egyptian: A Hands-on Introduction to Ancient Mathematics

David Reimer, "Count Like an Egyptian: A Hands-on Introduction to Ancient Mathematics"
English | 2014 | ISBN: 0691160120 | 256 pages | True PDF, EPUB (reup) | 12 + 27 MB

The Nature and Power of Mathematics  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Nice_smile) at Feb. 14, 2017
The Nature and Power of Mathematics

The Nature and Power of Mathematics by Donald M. Davis
English | 1993 | ISBN: 0691025622 | 408 Pages | DJVU | 11.33 MB

The Best Writing on Mathematics 2011 [Repost]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ChrisRedfield at Jan. 28, 2017
The Best Writing on Mathematics 2011 [Repost]

Mircea Pitici - The Best Writing on Mathematics 2011
Published: 2011-11-27 | ISBN: 0691153159 | PDF | 416 pages | 4.05 MB

The Best Writing on Mathematics 2010 [Repost]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ChrisRedfield at Jan. 22, 2017
The Best Writing on Mathematics 2010 [Repost]

Mircea Pitici - The Best Writing on Mathematics 2010
Published: 2011-01-02 | ISBN: 0691148414 | PDF + DJVU | 440 pages | 33.87 MB

Impossible?: Surprising Solutions to Counterintuitive Conundrums (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by libr at Jan. 9, 2017
Impossible?: Surprising Solutions to Counterintuitive Conundrums (repost)

Impossible?: Surprising Solutions to Counterintuitive Conundrums by Julian Havil
English | 2008 | ISBN: 0691131317 | 264 pages | PDF | 2,5 MB

Charming Proofs: A Journey into Elegant Mathematics (Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by roxul at Dec. 18, 2016
Charming Proofs: A Journey into Elegant Mathematics (Repost)

Claudi Alsina , Roger B. Nelsen, "Charming Proofs: A Journey into Elegant Mathematics"
2010 | ISBN: 0883853485 | English | 295 pages | PDF | 3 MB

TTC - Mathematics from the Visual World [reduced]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by house23 at July 12, 2016
TTC - Mathematics from the Visual World [reduced]

TTC - Mathematics from the Visual World
MKV | AVC 657kbps | English | 632x480 | 29.97fps | 24x30 mins | AAC stereo 112kbps | 2.1 GB
Genre: Video Training

Plato's Academy in Athens was the think tank of the ancient world and bore this motto over its door: "Let no one ignorant of geometry enter here." Ever since, geometry has been recognized as not only a useful and fascinating skill, but also as a gateway to the highest realms of human thought. Seemingly simple geometric ideas such as the Pythagorean theorem turn out to have profound implications in unexpected places, including our modern conception of space and time.
The Call of the Primes: Surprising Patterns, Peculiar Puzzles, and Other Marvels of Mathematics

Owen O’Shea, "The Call of the Primes: Surprising Patterns, Peculiar Puzzles, and Other Marvels of Mathematics"
English | ISBN: 1633881482 | 2016 | 270 pages | EPUB | 4 MB