"Highly entertaining." –Amir Alexendar, New York Times
This book is great fun, revealing the behind-the-scenes back stories of several Simpsons writers and their mathematical training. Read morePublished 2 days ago by Richard W Crandall, Jr.
A funny way to approach the mathematical world.
Like in "The last theorem of Fermat", Singh takes elements of public knowdlege (in this case, some episodes of The... Read more
An absolute delight for those mathematically inclined. This book packages a selection of the great theorems of mathematics in a "Simpson's" wrapping to appeal to some that... Read morePublished 1 month ago by Peter McGowan
This book is for people who know the Simpsons and don't know math. (Or it's for people who know math but don't know the Simpsons but I suspect the former group is larger than the... Read morePublished 1 month ago by Vincent Poirier
Did Homer Simpson disprove Fermat's Last Theorem? Why is Bender's serial number (1729) so significant? These questions and many others are explored in a highly enjoyable book. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Kathryn
Another great title from Simon Singh. A fast read, this book was done in a day. It made me laugh and reminisce about watching The Simpsons while growing up. Read morePublished 2 months ago by Example
It's been a while since I've read a non-fiction math book, and the last one was probably a textbook. Read morePublished 3 months ago by Ashley Ferguson
Simon Singh has long been one of my favorite writers in the science and mathematics genre. His tome on Fermat's Last Theorem was the definitive account of Andrew Wile's pursuit of... Read morePublished 3 months ago by P. Wung