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A monthly survey of math news
Math in the Media - 1997
Interview with Ennio DeGiorgi
.
The Proof
, a program on Fermat's Last Theorem, to air on PBS October 28, 1997.
The Bible Code
.
Mathematics and the "Science Wars"
.
AMS adopts stand on new immigration law.
Discovering Mathematics:
a series of occasional essays.
Math and the Internet.
Privacy versus Piracy on the Internet (available in PDF format).
April20-26, 1997 is MathematicsAwareness Week.
This year's theme is
Math and the Internet
.
Beyond Numbers
, a travelling museum exhibition about mathematics.
The program of the 1997 AMS-MAA annual meeting included addresses by:
Congressman George Brown and Dr. Neal Lane, Director of the National Science Foundation.
Breaking the Code
to air on PBS Feb. 2, 1997.
A new construction in Euclidean geometry.
Recent progress in factoring large numbers.
Paul Erdös dies at 83.
A web page on
primes.
A web page on
Fermat's Last Theorem
.
Presidents of more than 100 scientific societies call for doubling of federal research support over a 10-year period.
Unified Statement on Research:"
A Decade of Investment
"
Supporting statement by AMS President Arthur Jaffe.
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