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Carl Friedrich Gauss- Child prodigy Gauss, the ‘Prince of Mathematics’, made his first major discovery whilst still a teenager, and wrote the incredible Disquisitiones Arithmeticae, his magnum opus, by the time he was 21.

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The enchanting charms of this sublime science reveal themselves in all their beauty only to those who have the courage to go deeply into it

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Carl Friedrich Gauss

Johann Carl Friedrich Gauss (Brunswick, 1777) was a German mathematician who contributed significantly to many fields, including number theory, algebra, statistics, analysis, differential geometry, geodesy, geophysics, electrostatics, astronomy, matrix theory, and optics. Sometimes referred to as "the Prince of Mathematicians" Gauss had a remarkable influence in many fields of mathematics and science and is ranked as one of history's most influential mathematicians.

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The enchanting charms of this sublime science reveal themselves in all their beauty only to those who have the courage to go deeply into it Paintings by Simon Kenny Title: Carl Friedrich Gauss

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Super flexible double curvature surface - laser cut plywood

Carl Friedrich Gauss distinguishes between three types of curved surfaces, single curved - neutral (cylindrical), and double curved - negative (hyperb...:

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Life stands before me like an eternal spring with new and brilliant clothes. - Carl Friedrich Gauss

The 10 best mathematicians

Carl Friedrich Gauss (1777-1855). Known as the prince of mathematicians, Gauss made significant contributions to most fields of 19th century mathematics. An obsessive perfectionist, he didn't publish much of his work, preferring to rework and improve theorems first. His revolutionary discovery of non-Euclidean space (that it is mathematically consistent that parallel lines may diverge) was found in his notes after his death. During his analysis of astronomical data

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