# Mathematical Digest

### Short Summaries of Articles about Mathematics

in the Popular Press

"In the eye of the beholder": Review of *It Must Be Beautiful: GreatEquations of Modern Science,* edited by Graham Farmelo. Reviewed by IanStewart. *Nature,* 21 March2002.

Stewart praises this as a "brilliantly readable book that revels in the beautyof equations." The essays "by a star-studded cast of authors" are arrangedchronologically from the date of the origin of the equation.

*--- Annette Emerson*