Zero The Biography of a Dangerous Idea The Babylonians invented it the Greeks banned it the Hindus worshipped it and the Church used it to fend off heretics For centuries the power of zero savored of the demonic once harnessed it beca
The Babylonians invented it, the Greeks banned it, the Hindus worshipped it, and the Church used it to fend off heretics For centuries, the power of zero savored of the demonic once harnessed, it became the most important tool in mathematics Zero follows this number from its birth as an Eastern philosophical concept to its struggle for acceptance in Europe and its apothThe Babylonians invented it, the Greeks banned it, the Hindus worshipped it, and the Church used it to fend off heretics For centuries, the power of zero savored of the demonic once harnessed, it became the most important tool in mathematics Zero follows this number from its birth as an Eastern philosophical concept to its struggle for acceptance in Europe and its apotheosis as the mystery of the black hole Today, zero lies at the heart of one of the biggest scientific controversies of all time, the quest for the theory of everything Elegant, witty, and enlightening, Zero is a compelling look at the strangest number in the universe and one of the greatest paradoxes of human thought.

↠ Zero: The Biography of a Dangerous Idea  í PDF Download by í Charles Seife 196 Charles Seife

Title: ↠ Zero: The Biography of a Dangerous Idea  í PDF Download by í Charles Seife
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CHARLES SEIFE is a Professor of Journalism at New York University Formerly a journalist with Science magazine, has also written for New Scientist, Scientific American, The Economist, Science, Wired UK, The Sciences, and numerous other publications He is the author of Zero The Biography Of A Dangerous Idea, which won the PEN Martha Albrand Award for First Nonfiction He holds an M.S in mathematics from Yale University and his areas of research include probability theory and artificial intelligence He lives in Washington D.C.