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[Book Review] Leonardo’s Brain by Leonard Shlain

Leonardo’s Brain: Understanding da Vinci’s Creative Genius by Leonard Shlain My rating: 4 of 5 stars What a great idea for a book! A mixture of History, Art History, Psychology, and Brain Science, Leonardo’s Brain is a wonderful attempt to … Continue reading

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[Book Review] Big Bang: The Origin of the Universe by Simon Singh

Big Bang: The Origin of the Universe by Simon Singh My rating: 4 of 5 stars Simon Singh is an excellent writer and popularizer of science and science history. He goes to great length to explain some of the more … Continue reading

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[Book Review] The Golden Ticket: P, NP, and the Search for the Impossible by Lance Fortnow

The Golden Ticket: P, NP, and the Search for the Impossible by Lance Fortnow My rating: 3 of 5 stars Writing a Popular Science book is tough work. Very few authors seem to be able to walk the line between … Continue reading

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Book Review: Infinite Ascent, A Short History of Mathematics

It’s almost like looking onto different faces of a polyhedron, where each side is just glimpse of the whole. Continue reading

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Book Review: Is God a Mathematician?

The book is simply fantastic up until the last chapter where the author tries to answer the question on the origin of Mathematics. Continue reading

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