Are Numbers Real?: The Uncanny Relationships Between Maths and the Physical World [Paperback] [Feb 02, 2017] Clegg, Brian
Numbers began as simple representations of everyday things, but mathematics rapidly took on a life of its own, occupying a parallel virtual world. In Are Numbers Real? Brian Clegg explores the way that maths has become more and more detached from reality, yet despite this is driving the development of modern physics.