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NOVA: The Great Math Mystery DVD
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Astrophysicist Mario Livio, along with a colorful cast of mathematicians, physicists, and engineers, follow math from Pythagoras to Einstein and beyond, all leading to the ultimate riddle: Is math an invention or a discovery? Humankind's clever trick, or the language of the universe? Join NOVA for a mathematical mystery tour--a provocative exploration of math's astonishing power across the centuries.
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PBSNOVA: The Great Math Mystery DVD
 
4.5

(based on 13 reviews)

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Most Liked Positive Review

 

Mind expNding

This is a DVDs to watch more than once. It is narrated by an excellent scholar who opens one's mind to to a universe (ours!) constructed on mathematical principled in toto. I...Read complete review

This is a DVDs to watch more than once. It is narrated by an excellent scholar who opens one's mind to to a universe (ours!) constructed on mathematical principled in toto. I after watching alone I invited four very intelligent friends who were as amazed as I was.

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Most Liked Negative Review

 

Nothing I didn'tknow.

I wouldn't say it was not good, but I don't think many people would be impressed.

I wouldn't say it was not good, but I don't think many people would be impressed.

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(8 of 9 customers found this review helpful)

 
5.0

Well done...

By Math Geek

from Carmi, Illinois

Verified Reviewer

Comments about PBS NOVA: The Great Math Mystery DVD:

Having had an interest on the topic of mathematics, I found this program to be well written and presented in such a manner that anyone can grasp the concepts covered.

If you are contemplating on buying this DVD, by all means do not hesitate.

(9 of 12 customers found this review helpful)

 
5.0

The Great Math Mystery truly is!

By PBS fan

from Nazareth, Pa.

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Comments about PBS NOVA: The Great Math Mystery DVD:

Absolutely fascinating. Should be shown to all middle school students to show them how Math forms our world.

(10 of 13 customers found this review helpful)

 
3.0

Nothing I didn'tknow.

By Bill

from Quincy, IL

Verified Reviewer

Comments about PBS NOVA: The Great Math Mystery DVD:

I wouldn't say it was not good, but I don't think many people would be impressed.

(21 of 22 customers found this review helpful)

 
4.0

Mind-stretching

By ET

from Broome County, NY

Comments about PBS NOVA: The Great Math Mystery DVD:

A thought-provoking piece. Great introduction for students... and adults with young minds!

(37 of 40 customers found this review helpful)

 
5.0

Mind expNding

By Susie Q

from Ridgeland MS

Verified Reviewer

Comments about PBS NOVA: The Great Math Mystery DVD:

This is a DVDs to watch more than once. It is narrated by an excellent scholar who opens one's mind to to a universe (ours!) constructed on mathematical principled in toto. I after watching alone I invited four very intelligent friends who were as amazed as I was.

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