Mathematics is in the news all the time! Please feel free to make a comment/reply when you come across something of interest.

For your entertainment and education, please check out Steven Strogatz’s blog on topics in¬†mathematics. ¬†Here is one on calculus:

http://opinionator.blogs.nytimes.com/2010/04/11/change-we-can-believe-in/?scp=1&sq=Calculus&st=cse

There is a hint that this may be the last one, on the Hilbert Hotel: http://opinionator.blogs.nytimes.com/2010/05/09/the-hilbert-hotel/?hp

The Cantor diagonalization argument is similar to ones I will be showing in the Computability course.