What is mathematics? What's the difference between earthling logic and ternary alien logic? What is mathematics? Why is mathematics dangerous for the Central Galactic Bureaucracy? What is geometry? What is arithmetic? What does the landscape of mathematics look like? What is Topology? What is Algebra? What is Analysis? Why is any sufficiently advanced algebra indistinguishable from magic? An what is Gödels First Theorem?
13th episode of Earthlings 101, the crash course for alien visitors.
Links - Concept, artwork and text by Martin Kuppe - Music by OcularNebula (http://www.newgrounds.com/audio/listen/407324) - Speech synthesis by Ivona (http://www.ivona.com/en/) - Map of Mathematistan - Hires version of the map - Hires version without roads
- James Grime explains the "Aldebaranian" curve calculator in this video : http://youtu.be/LWkOkM0Gqa4
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