Steven Strogatz’ prognostications for the year

Steven Strogatz’ prognostication for the coming year in mathematics includes the following sage advice: “We may have to program computers to explain their discoveries to us. Otherwise they will become more like oracles than scientists, handing down mysterious utterances to us mere mortals.” - From the NY Times Pity we didn’t get to hear what … Continue reading Steven Strogatz’ prognostications for the year