Tuesday, 10 May 2011

Julio: Can numbers describe our universe?

I have read this little note about strange numbers that can be used to describe the universe. And wonder what you think about it, the numbers may be fundamental to the universe or are just an abstract creation of the man? And after all can you tell me what is a number?





2 comments:

Ed Darnbrough said...

fascinating.

Tania Hershman said...

How interesting! Love the story about Hamilton coming up with quaternions and etching it into a stone pillar while out on how walk, naughty man!