Of Course You’re Right!

We constantly work to make sense of the world around us. So, today the world is flat and leeches are balancing the humors?  Cool.  Pursuing this theory or that, scrying more deeply into all that is around you, you’ll see the evidence you seek and you’ll be tempted deeper into the puzzle.  You take another… Continue reading Of Course You’re Right!

Internalizing Knowledge

Like in Aikido, mathematicians (and other academicians) have a tendency to take pride in their lineage. My instructor and mentor was “mathematical grandchild” of R. L. Moore, a mathematician perhaps more famous for his method of instruction than for his technical results. The Moore Method is described fairly well in the Wikipedia (link). In its… Continue reading Internalizing Knowledge