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From Fish to Infinity

Steven Strogatz is a name I recognize from NPR. I’ve heard him on Radio Lab as a go to mathematician who can explain complex ideas (stochasticity) very simply. He’s writing a new series of articles for the NYT on math.

I’ll be writing about the elements of mathematics, from pre-school to grad school, for anyone out there who’d like to have a second chance at the subject — but this time from an adult perspective. It’s not intended to be remedial. The goal is to give you a better feeling for what math is all about and why it’s so enthralling to those who get it.

So, let’s begin with pre-school.

I’ll be tuning in.
Article: From Fish to Infinity