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  • Googol

    “Googol” is the mathematical term for a 1 followed by a hundred zero’s. The term was coined by Milton Sirotta, nephew of American mathematician Edward Kasner, and was popularized…

  • Using Math to Cure Diabetes

    December 8, 2016, Comments Off on Using Math to Cure Diabetes

    Mathematics professor uses his research to help find a cure for Type 2 Diabetes