Poincare's ConjectureStreaming Video - 2012
PoincareÌ's conjecture: a mathematical puzzle that has eluded the brightest minds for a hundred years. In this video clip, hear from the enigmatic Russian mathematician that has cracked the problem that could help experts better understand the shape of the universe. Find out how this elegant piece of mathematics accounts for how you can turn a donut into a teacup but neither into a ball. It's the weird world of topology, the mathematics of shapes, and just when you think you've got it, it gets a little bit weirder!
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, , c2007
Characteristics: 1 streaming video file (5 min.) :,sd., col