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The Unknown Story of the Major Taylor, the Cycling Champion Who Broke the Color Barrier Past Imperfect

Tuesday, September 18, 2012
Category: Sports

From blogs.smithsonianmag.com

At the dawn of the 20th century, cycling was the most popular sport in both America and Europe, with tens of thousands of spectators drawn to arenas and velodromes to see highly dangerous and even deadly affairs that bore little semblance to bicycle racing today.

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Proof claimed for deep connection between primes : Nature News & Comment

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Tuesday, September 18, 2012
Category: Mathematics

From www.nature.com

The usually quiet world of mathematics is abuzz with a claim that one of the most important problems in number theory has been solved. Mathematician Shinichi Mochizuki of Kyoto University in Japan has released a 500-page proof of the abc conjecture, which proposes a relationship between whole numbers — a ′Diophantine′ problem.

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