And what's considered modern mathematics? I always thought it was 1960s+. Around 50 years ago till now is what i considered modern math.(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

Anyway, how important is topology? I've heard people say "the idea of evolution to biology is the same as the ideas of topology to mathematics." So is it really that important?

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# How important is topology for modern mathematics?

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