Chaotic fishponds and mirror universes / Richard Elwes.
Publication year: 2013
Publisher: London : Quercus,
ISBN: 9781780871608 (pbk.) :
What can we learn from fish in a pond? How do social networks connect the world? How can artificial intelligences learn? Why would life be different in a mirror universe? Mathematics is everywhere, whether we are aware of it or not. Exploring the subject through 35 of its often odd and unexpected applications, this book provides an insight into the 'hidden wiring' that governs our world.
368 pages : illustrations (black and white) ; 20 cm
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