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Professor of Mathematics Marcus du Sautoy reveals the personalities behind the calculations and argues that mathematics is the driving force behind modern science.

A Brief History of Mathematics BBC

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    • 4.3, 90 Ratings

Professor of Mathematics Marcus du Sautoy reveals the personalities behind the calculations and argues that mathematics is the driving force behind modern science.

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4.3 out of 5
90 Ratings

90 Ratings

Eudemonia ,

Mathematicians R Us

Great series - it's a shame that the vast majority of school kids will not listen to Radio4 and hear a program that can inspire them to do the math! More thanks.

DorsetSurfer ,

Fascinating and truly insightful series.

Fascinating and truly insightful series.

Oeffel ,

Brilliant Series

Very informative and interesting series.

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