Mathematics, Magic and Playing the Guitar

Physics Lecture Theatre A, North Haugh, University of St Andrews, KY16 9SS 4th Oct 5.15pm-6.30pm Free
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Why is infinity so dangerous? How can chocolate and pizza help to prove theorems? And what has all this got to do with playing the guitar?

Join David Acheson for an off-beat look at mathematics at its best, with live demonstrations.

All are welcome; no booking required. Tea and coffee available from 4.30pm

This is an Edinburgh Mathematical Society event

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