December 10: I Wonder Why? Magic, Mystery and Mathematics in the Mundane

Science for the Public: Contemporary Science Issues and Innovations
December 10, 2019 2020 Zoom recording by Belmont Media Center, Belmont MA

Lakshminarayanan “Maha” Mahadevan,Ph.D., Lola England de Valpine Professor of Applied Mathematics; Professor of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology; Professor of Physics, Harvard University

Dr. Mahadevan shares his extraordinary gift for revealing the underlying structures of objects, systems and processes in Nature. One does not need to be a mathematician to appreciate the extraordinary properties of what seems ordinary when Dr. Mahadevan demonstrates how to look, how to think in a whole new way.

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