What is beauty? ‘Tis but a pleasing formula…

euler

A beautiful formula from Euler’s beautiful mind.

At long last, here is some evidence of something that most mathematicians would say they have known a long time: apparently equations, especially pleasing ones, are perceived as art in a mathematician’s brain. Here is the link to the article in the Scientific American.

http://www.nature.com/news/equations-are-art-inside-a-mathematician-s-brain-1.14825

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