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--Eleanor Roosevelt Well she's often given credit for that quote, but what she actually said was, Meh,...
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Old English fascinates me but finding material on the net is difficult, any one have an idea where to find Old English...
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Hello everybody, Is it possible that there can be an infinity A that is bigger than Infinity B ? How does this...
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Hi I have been reading many articles lately about the shortage of skilled workforce in Europe and the US. these...
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Just wondering what research projects you guys did when you were an undergrad. nothing specific.
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Like ∫(...)dx or ∫dx(...) ? Just wondering ;).
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To the Admins, Patrons, Users, Guests, Mentors, Homework Helpers, and Advisors of PF. Oh, and Omcheeto too. Just...
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I'm pretty sure we've had this topic before but it's been a while. I read BBC News, The Economist (my favorite,...
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So, as I have stopped focusing on physics and shifted over to math I've found myself much more motivated, happier, and...
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What do people who studied theoretical math (or some other theoretical subject) think about whether their work had...
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