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Tony Phillips' Take on Math in the Media A monthly survey of math news |

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*December 2003*

- Everything and More
- The Most Important Problem
- Who invented the electronic digital computer?
- Far East Math Flap
- Hilbert Hotel Onstage
- Auxin and the Fibonacci numbers

*November 2003*

*October 2003*

*September 2003*

- 15 milliseconds of fame
- Women at the EDGE
- Death and the heptagon
- A heap of trouble
- "Please, Pile On the Problems?"

*July/August 2003*

- New York State Regents Math Flap
- "Pure Math - Pure Joy"
- Gravitational caustics
- Where do we do math?
- Beyond Buckyballs

*June 2003*

- Math in
*Nature* - Imaginary numbers in
*The Observer* - The Golden Mean in
*TheNew York Times* - The Poincaré Conjecture (cont.)
- Dog bites math

*May 2003*

*April 2003*

*March 2003*

- 4 log 3 - a new cosmic constant?
- Ethnomath in the
*Times Magazine*. - Math reform in Russia.
- Quantum computing in
*The Economist*

*February 2003*

- Splits at Clay
- Gödel in
*Science* - "Math's Wild and Crazy Guy"
- Figure skating
- Mathematical oncology
- Democracy and despotism

*January 2003*

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