The Mathematical Intelligencer

, Volume 12, Issue 3, pp 37–41 | Cite as

Are these the most beautiful?

  • David Wells


Mathematical Intelligencer Aesthetic Judgement Prime Number Theorem Roller Coaster Regular Icosahedron 
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  • David Wells
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  1. 1.LondonEngland

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