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Wednesday, May 27, 2009 - 10:14 PM

Steve Strogatz, Radiolab's favorite mathematician, not only loves math but he thinks about love in terms of math. We recommend that you check out his most amusing New York Times essay.

In all cases, the business of theoretical physics boils down to finding the right differential equations and solving them.

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mylla

thank you for use the image. ;)

Jul. 12 2009 01:03 AM
Eric G.

This blew my mind right out my face:

"In the 300 years since Newton, mankind has come to realize that the laws of physics are always expressed in the language of differential equations."

The behavior of every particle in our universe can be explained in a college math class? Unbelievable!

Jun. 01 2009 04:40 PM

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