50-year old maths problem about an infinite lottery finally solved

Is there a lottery ticket that always wins? So goes the popular version of a theoretical conundrum posed in 1969 by English mathematician Adrian R.D. Mathias within the field of set theory, an area dealing with infinity in mathematics.

50-year old maths problem about an infinite lottery finally solved

A 50-year-old maths problem has finally been solved, and it shows that even an infinitely large lottery ticket could not contain every winning solution

Sat 14 Sep 19 from Newscientist

The ever-winning lottery ticket: Mathematicians solve a dusty mystery

Is there a lottery ticket that always wins? So goes the popular version of a theoretical conundrum posed in 1969 by English mathematician Adrian R.D. Mathias within the field of set theory, ...

Mon 9 Sep 19 from Phys.org

The ever-winning lottery ticket: Mathematicians solve a dusty mystery, Mon 9 Sep 19 from ScienceDaily

The ever-winning lottery ticket: Mathematicians solve a dusty mystery, Mon 9 Sep 19 from Eurekalert

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