Mathematicians Of The Day

14th October

On this day in 1972 France issued a 90-centimes stamp commemorating Jean François Champollion and the Rosetta Stone.

On this day in 2019 Google released a Plateau doodle.

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Quotation of the day

From Benoit Mandelbrot
Being a language, mathematics may be used not only to inform but also, among other things, to seduce.
Fractals : Form, chance and dimension (San Francisco, 1977).