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asinine affectations…

Grigori Perelman, Sylvia Nasser, Theodore Kaczynski and youtube

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Grigori Perelman is quite well known among the scientific-academics. The NewYorker article by Sylvia Nasser (a beautiful mind et al) about Perelman can be found here.

And a couple of funny youtube videos- 1, 2

And the surprising part- a blog post by Stephen Dubner (freakonomics et al) wondering what’s common between Theodore John Kaczynski ( a.k.a. the Unabomber) and Perelman.

For those who are interested, materials- source papers, lecture notes, overviews, commentary- related to Perelman’s papers on Ricci flow are here.

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  1. Does anybody read the shit that you write at all….surely they must be braindead. Find yourself something better to do instead of churning out all this nonsense…

    Random Guy

    April 26, 2008 at 1:50 am

  2. Thanks for the comments, Random Guy. Ever heard about “Strunk and White” or “Wren and Martin”?

    ectp

    April 26, 2008 at 12:17 pm

  3. going by Random Guy’s comment, i must be braindead.. 🙂

    Achint

    April 28, 2008 at 11:42 pm

  4. Thanks for posting the topic . I enjoyed the essay by nasser

    venkat

    October 19, 2008 at 10:06 pm

  5. […] Perelman By Vedanth | Published: April 8, 2010 Perelman was in the news again last week. This blogpost has some links– https://ectp.wordpress.com/2008/04/22/grigori-perelman-sylvia-nasser-theodore-kaczynski-and-youtube/ […]

    Perelman

    April 8, 2010 at 12:26 pm


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