This Biologist Cracked a Problem That's Stumped Mathematicians for 68 Years

By making the first progress on the “chromatic number of the plane” problem in over 60 years, biologist Aubrey de Grey has achieved mathematical immortality.

This Biologist Cracked a Problem That's Stumped Mathematicians for 68 Years

An amateur mathematician just partially solved the Hadwiger-Nelson problem, which has vexed mathematicians since 1950.

Fri 27 Apr 18 from Livescience

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