This story is about George Boole, who made several fundamental contributions to mathematics. His contributions have applications in computer programming, electrical engineering, satellite pictures, telephone circuits and even Einstein's theory of relativity. His most famous contribution is "Boolean algebra'', which forms the basis of symbolic...

[caption id="attachment_7808" align="alignright" width="357"] Image Source : Shutterstock[/caption] A paradox is a fascinating and intriguing concept, studied by linguists, logicians, and philosophers. This article presents an overview of paradoxes and presents some examples. What are paradoxes? Simply stated, a paradox (or a logical paradox) is a statement that...

This is my personal collection of formulae/theorems which I consider lovely. By ``lovely'', I mean objects which possess a certain degree of Elegance and Simplicity. The formulae/theorems are listed in no particular order. [caption id="attachment_9430" align="alignright" width="380"] Image Source: Shutterstock[/caption] Pythagoras' theorem The most popular and fascinating theorem...