Wednesday, 3 December 2008
The DVD of The Story of Maths can now be purchased for £63.24 from the Open University.
The films in this ambitious series offer clear, accessible explanations of important mathematical ideas but are also packed with engaging anecdotes, fascinating biographical details, and pivotal episodes in the lives of the great mathematicians. Engaging, enlightening and entertaining, the series gives viewers new and often surprising insights into the central importance of mathematics, establishing this discipline to be one of humanity’s greatest cultural achievements.
This DVD contains
Programme One: The Language of the Universe
Programme Two: The Genius of the East
Programme Three: The Frontiers of Space
Programme Four: To Infinity and Beyond
To purchase visit The Open University Website