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September 8, 2020
John Napier: Champion of the Decimal Point and an Early Calculator

Read about the fascinating world of 16th-century Scottish mathematician, John Napier, and his critical discoveries.

September 8, 2020
The Bernoullis: Mathematical Genius and Serious Family Drama

Discover the Bernoullis, a family which produced no less than eight famous mathematicians–and a lot of family drama!

September 8, 2020
Benoit Mandelbrot: Simplifying the Rough and Messy Universe

Discover the life and unusual work of Polish mathematician Benoit Mandelbrot, whose theory of fractal geometry attempted to make sense of chaos.

September 8, 2020
Ada Lovelace: The First Computer Programmer

Learn about the life of Ada Lovelace, 19th-century British mathematician and widely recognized as the first computer programmer.