Life In N Dimensions

This piece is part of an occasional series: Mathematics: Where The Wild Things Are, about the weirdness of mathematics, and how we can use visualization and our imaginations to help us to *see*. If I get it together, I want to do a podcast on visualization, imagination, and mathematics.

A point is dimensionless but can be used to denote an exact location. This gets confusing the real world, since you usually make a point with…



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Matthew Oldridge

Writing about creativity, books, productivity, education, particularly mathematics, music, and whatever else “catches my mind”. ~Thinking about things~