Fri September 21, 2012
The SciFri Book Club Visits 'Flatland'
Originally published on Fri September 21, 2012 10:29 am
Mathematician Ian Stewart joins the Science Friday Book Club meeting to discuss Edwin Abbott's classic Flatland. The book, published in 1884 under the pseudonym "A. Square," tells the story of a two-dimensional world where women are straight lines and men are polygons.