Mathematicians Of The Day

31st October

On this day in 1992, the Vatican admitted that Galileo was correct in believing that the earth went around the sun. This was after 13 years of inquiry by the Pope's commission of historic, scientific and theological scholars.

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Quotation of the day

From Ronald Graham
Well, as you know, there are 24 hours in every day. And if that's not enough, you've always got the nights!