You can’t prove 1 is, or is not, prime. You have the freedom to choose whether to include 1 as a prime or not and this choice is either guided by convenience or credulity.

# Tag: stem

# Why are there so many symbols in math?

“Mathematics is the language of the universe.” — every science popularizer ever

# Quantum Physics for Babies

This talk was given at the University of Sydney School of Physics Colloquium 19 June 2017.

# What does it mean to excel at math?

“In mathematics you don’t understand things. You just get used to them.” ― John von Neumann