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.
April20-26, 1997 is MathematicsAwareness Week.
- Math and the Internet.
- Privacy versus Piracy on the Internet (available in PDF format).
Beyond Numbers, a travelling museum exhibition about mathematics. The program of the 1997 AMS-MAA annual meeting included addresses by:
- This year's theme is Math and the Internet.
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.
- Congressman George Brown and Dr. Neal Lane, Director of the National Science Foundation.
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