Geometry has long been regarded as a portal to the highest regions of human mind, not just as a fascinating skill but also as a bridge to the highest realms of human thought. Professor Michael Starbird’s course, Mathematics from the Visual World, introduces you to the words, concepts, and amazing power of geometry, covering topology, conic sections, non-Euclidian geometry, congruence, and more. Discover the importance of this fascinating mathematical field in everything from algebra and calculus to cosmology and chemistry to art and architecture in 24 richly illustrated courses. This joyful, energizing, and educational adventure will teach you how to master one of the most magnificent inventions of the human mind.
Joy of Thinking: The Beauty and Power of Classical Mathematical Ideas
The Joy of Thinking is a course about great mathematical ideas that arise from puzzles, observations, and effective thinking.