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Mathematical immortality? Name that theorem

Mathematical immortality? Name that theorem

作者:西门糈胰  时间:2019-03-07 07:01:13  人气:

EVER yearned for mathematical immortality by having a theorem named after you? It has never been easier. While most theorems are arrived at through hard work, you could get yours effortlessly by shelling out a mere £15. For those wishing to join the ranks of Pythagoras and Fermat, a company called TheoryMine in Edinburgh, UK, has developed theorem-proving software that can churn out an infinite number of theorems, says managing director Flaminia Cavallo. To produce a new theorem, it first generates a set of mathematical truths,