Actualité : Un paria mathématique rentre
Actualité : Un paria mathématique rentre dans le rangPour la ScienceCe genre d'interrogations se retrouve parmi les problèmes les plus difficiles de la théorie des nombres, comme la démonstration du dernier théorème de Fermat, prouvé par Andrew Wiles, ou encore la conjecture de Birch-Swinnerton-Dyer, un des sept ...
Posted on 9 October 2017 | 9:11 am
Halifax grad presented Navy honor for
YourGV.comHalifax grad presented Navy honor for serviceYourGV.comCombat Direction Systems Activity Commanding Officer Cmdr. Andrew Hoffman, Naval Surface Warfare Center and Naval Undersea Warfare Center Executive Director Donald McCormack, NSWCDD Technical Director John Fiore, Everett Wiles and ...
Posted on 9 October 2017 | 12:42 am
Lopez nets 7 in Cardinals' win against North
Wilkes Journal PatriotLopez nets 7 in Cardinals' win against NorthWilkes Journal PatriotThe Cards are 4-11 overall. Lopez, a senior, did his damage in somewhat limited time. Head Coach Andrew Millaway pulled Lopez after the seventh goal, allowing his bench to play valuable late minutes on the pitch at Raner Wiles Stadium. “I didn't ...and more »
Posted on 6 October 2017 | 9:34 am
High school sports roundup: Mountain View
High school sports roundup: Mountain View sends two golfers to state eventFredericksburg.comMountain View's Andrew Watson and Aiven Thomas, and North Stafford's Jacob Pfeiffer each qualified for the Class 5 state tournament with their individual finishes at Tuesday's Class 5, Region D Tournament held at Augustine Golf Club. Watson and ...and more »
Posted on 3 October 2017 | 9:59 pm
Une littéraire proche des maths -
ladepeche.frUne littéraire proche des mathsladepeche.frC'est en 1995 lorsque Andrew Wiles a démontré le théorème de Fermat, que la presse du monde entier s'est intéressée à ce personnage et l'a fait devenir une vedette internationale. Et c'est donc à partir de cette année-là, que nous avons voulu le mettre ...
Posted on 1 October 2017 | 11:22 pm
In the push for marketable skills, are we
Similarly, years ago a colleague in the arts told me about the PBS show on Andrew Wiles’s proof of Fermat’s Last Theorem. Wiles, a British mathematician, devoted much of his career to proving Fermat’s Last Theorem, a problem that no one had been able ...
Posted on 17 August 2015 | 8:13 pm
Portrait honours Sir Andrew Wiles, who
This portrait of Sir Andrew Wiles, who solved a problem that had puzzled mathematicians for centuries, was today unveiled at the National Portrait Gallery. Sir Andrew, born in 1953, proved Fermat’s Last Theorem in 1994 after being fascinated by it from ...
Posted on 13 July 2015 | 8:43 pm
The truth about free will: Does it actually
You never see a physiological account of somebody getting something tight. Supposing we went into Andrew Wiles’ brain and got a perfect physiological account of how he proved Fermat’s Last Theorem. Would that show that he’s not responsible for his proof?
Posted on 27 December 2014 | 8:03 pm
Fermat's Last Theorem
That person was Andrew Wiles. The problem was called Fermat's Last Theorem, and the story of how he solved it is inspirational. So, to celebrate the anniversary, I've invited a new generation of maths prodigies to hear and help tell the story. It's ...
Posted on 26 November 2014 | 5:53 pm
Can you solve the hardest maths problems
In 1995 Andrew Wiles published his own proof - and famously said he'd need more than a margin to prove his point. The Fields Medal for excellence in mathematics is often referred to as the Nobel prize of the mathematics world. But unlike the Nobel ...
Posted on 13 August 2014 | 5:37 am