Posts tagged with ‘mathematics’

  • Hung Up on Purpose

    September 14, 2010

    Thinking about Posco’s comment about the usefulness of knowing origin in tool use, when abstraction is ultimately more powerful....

    Dave Seah
  • Musings on Understanding Math

    September 13, 2010

    One of my pet peeves is the lack of deep understanding I have regarding mathematics. The feeling of confusion...

    Dave Seah
  • Primitive Notions

    September 9, 2010

    From Wikipedia’s article on Axioms: A lesson learned by mathematics in the last 150 years is that it is...

    Dave Seah