Is the Golden Ration REALLY that pretty? A wonderful follow-up video to the history of numbers, by Keith Devlin at Stanford, says NO… Maybe… sometimes! OK, we’ll just say “It’s complicated.”

## A Sweet-Ass, Dirty, & Quick History Of Numbers

by Keith Devlin, lecturing at Stanford: Right at the outset, he describes mathematics as: The Science of Patterns. Given that the human mind can be seen as a giant pattern recognizer, this makes the study of mathematics deeply important to the study of our essential nature. “It could be that the patterns of mathematics are… [Read More]