17 May 2016

Joseph Mazur: The math and myth of coincidence

From Jesse Mulligan, 1–4pm, 3:10 pm on 17 May 2016

Give a monkey a keyboard and eventually, it will type out a line from Shakespeare. Is a miracle or just maths? Retired mathematics professor Joseph Mazur explains how likely the unlikely really is in his latest book, Fluke: The Math and Myth of Coincidence

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