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    Pure Math Or Not

    Absolutely happens all the time. For example if anything can be described by a log function then it makes sense to look at the area under its curve, even as it approaches zero. What you are describing is a singularity and physics (and indeed all of science) is rife with 'em.
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    Irrational Numbers and Real Life I need 6 answers

    From what I understand the Pythagoreans (the cult of number started by Pythagorus) held close the great secret of the irrationals. To them it was sacred but also frightening news about the imperfection of reality. So when one of them finally told someone and the secret was out that member of...