Jairo Bochi
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Examples of common false beliefs in mathematics
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Video lectures of mathematics courses available online for free
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Not especially famous, long-open problems which anyone can understand
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Widely accepted mathematical results that were later shown to be wrong?
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Demonstrating that rigour is important
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What is torsion in differential geometry intuitively?
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Ways to prove the fundamental theorem of algebra
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Which math paper maximizes the ratio (importance)/(length)?
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Interesting mathematical documentaries
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Most memorable titles
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Do you know important theorems that remain unknown?
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Are there other nice math books close to the style of Tristan Needham?
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Resources for mathematics advising.
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When should a supervisor be a co-author?
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Important formulas in combinatorics
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Books that teach other subjects, written for a mathematician
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What happened to Suren Arakelov?
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Noteworthy, but not so famous conjectures resolved recent years
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Can we cover the unit square by these rectangles?
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Parodies of abstruse mathematical writing
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How many mathematicians are there?
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Continuous maps which send intervals of $\mathbb{R}$ to convex subsets of $\mathbb{R}^2$
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Do mathematical objects disappear?
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Polish spaces in probability
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A question about MathSciNet etiquette
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Notable mathematics during World War II
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A dictionary of Characteristic classes and obstructions
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What are the worst notations, in your opinion?
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Advice for PhD Supervisors
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Does every real function have this weak continuity property?