| Tuesday May 31st 2016

Euler’s Identity is said to be the most beautiful theorem in mathematics


Gauss is reported to have commented that if this formula was not immediately apparent to a student on being told it, the student would never be a first-class mathematician.

Euler's Formula

“It is absolutely paradoxical; we cannot understand it, and we don’t know what it means, but we have proved it, and therefore we know it must be the truth.” – Benjamin Pierce

This video has completely blown my mind.

Just when I was not aware that such cheesiness was within the realm of possibility, I was going to get a tattoo of this formula… but then I realized, I was about to get a tattoo.

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