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NT matters (Wrapping up algebraic numbers)

Aperiodipal Nathan Barker sent me this video by Durham University’s Herbert Gangl, inspired by his number theory course last year.

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I’ll never be able to think about algebraic numbers again without hearing this. Thanks, Herbert! No thanks, Nathan!

One Response to “NT matters (Wrapping up algebraic numbers)”

  1. Christian Perfect

    Nathan also sends in this festive ditty:

    On the twelfth day of Christmas, my true love gave to me…
    12 ODEs
    11 Chiral knots
    10 Mersenne primes
    9 Vector fields
    8 Eigenvectors
    7 Spirolaterals
    6 Tensors tensing
    5 Golden ratios
    4 Peano curves
    3 French Metro metrics
    2 Riemann spheres
    And a textbook on number theory.


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