## An Introduction to the Collected Works of Frederick D. Funkle

His body of work is broad but unnervingly shallow

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Now approaching its fortieth birthday, The Mathematical Intelligencer is a lively quarterly written in an engaging, informal style for a broad audience. It features expository articles about mathematics (broadly defined), about mathematicians (ditto), and about the history and culture of mathematics in its intellectual, social and scientific context. Puzzles, poetry and fiction appear in its pages too.

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His body of work is broad but unnervingly shallow

January 27, 2020 — Colin Adams and The Mathematical Intelligencer

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The sum of squares

April 9, 2019 — Bikash Chakraborty and The Mathematical Intelligencer

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Using the periodic table to memorize that celebrated number

March 14, 2019 — John Conway and The Mathematical Intelligencer

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In praise of Raymond Smullyan: logician, magician, mathematician, puzzlist and philosopher

February 26, 2019 — Jim Henle and The Mathematical Intelligencer

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We can prove things in math, but does that mean they’re true?

November 9, 2018 — James Robert Brown and The Mathematical Intelligencer

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Scoring streaks have long fascinated sports professionals and researchers, yet they are not close to consensus on the right way to think about the issue

October 18, 2018 — Alon Daks, Nishant Desai, Lisa R. Goldberg and The Mathematical Intelligencer

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It’s mostly an art festival, but attendees are impressively fascinated with science and math...

September 14, 2018 — Seth Stannard Cottrell and The Mathematical Intelligencer

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A column about the surprising cultural, structural, philosophical, and mystical features common to mathematics and food

April 4, 2018 — Jim Henle and The Mathematical Intelligencer

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Do fake coins really need a lawyer’s protection in the courtroom?

March 20, 2018 — Nicholas Diaco, Tanya Khovanova and The Mathematical Intelligencer

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January 31, 2018 — Simone F. Griffioen, Arthemy V. Kiselev and The Mathematical Intelligencer

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Amid the museum’s 2 million works of art lie numerous mathematical curiosities

November 16, 2017 — Joseph Dauben, Marjorie Senechal and The Mathematical Intelligencer

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