FOUND MATH: Glenn van Brummelen author of The Mathematics of the Heavens and the Earth: The Early History of Trigonometry, will present his lecture "Reasonable Effectiveness: Trigonometry, Ancient Astronomy, and the Birth of Applied Mathematics on on Thursday, January 14, 2010, at 9:00 a.m. at the Joint Mathematics Meetings. Listen to an interview with Brummelen about his talk here.
The 2010 Joint Mathematics Meetings will be held January 13 - 16 in San Francisco. Full schedule and updates available here .
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