Chaotic Fishponds And Mirror Universes The Strange Math Behind The Modern World

Author: Richard Elwes
Publisher: Quercus
ISBN: 1623655188
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Chaotic Fishponds And Mirror Universes The Strange Math Behind The Modern World from the Author: Richard Elwes. Chaotic Fishponds and Mirror Universes explains how mathematics determines every aspect of our lives-ΓΆ??right down to the foundations of our bodies. Math is everywhere, whether we are aware of it or not. What can we learn from fish in a pond? How do social networks connect the world? How can artificial intelligences learn? How can math make you a better liar? Exploring math through thirty-five of its odd and often unexpected applications, this book provides an insight into the 'hidden wiring' that governs our world.

Chaotic Fishponds And Mirror Universes

Author: Richard Elwes
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 1780875614
Size: 14.97 MB
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Chaotic Fishponds And Mirror Universes from the Author: Richard Elwes. What can we learn from fish in a pond? How do social networks connect the world? How can artificial intelligences learn? Why would life be different in a mirror universe? Mathematics is everywhere, whether we are aware of it or not. Exploring the subject through 35 of its often odd and unexpected applications, this book provides an insight into the 'hidden wiring' that governs our world. From the astonishing theorems that control computers to the formulae behind stocks and shares, and from the foundations of the internet to the maths behind medical imaging, Chaotic Fishponds and Mirror Universes explains how mathematics determines every aspect of our lives - right down to the foundations of our bodies.