Visual Learning

Not everybody learns the same way. Some students want to learn alone, and some study in groups. There are those who write their own text-only summaries, and those who create their own graphs, charts, and flash cards when studying. Especially this last …

Infinity Facts We Love

Infinity in mathematics: a disgrace to some mathematicians, and a greatly interesting concept to others. The well-respected German mathematician Johann Carl Friedrich Gauss (1777–1855) stated that infinity should never be permitted in mathematics. René Descartes (1595–1650) thought that because humans are finite …