A Mathematical Mystery Tour (1984)

Film details

  • Featuring

    Peter France

  • Country

    United Kingdom

  • Year

    1984

  • Type

    Television

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Synopsis

Documentary about pure mathematics, featuring the Japanese mathematicians who have just broken their own world record calculating pi to 16½ million decimal points; a $25,000 prize for the first person to prove there are an infinite number of 'twin primes' and why it took Bertrand Russell 362 pages to prove that one plus one equals two.

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