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Mathematical Games

The superellipse: a curve that lies between the ellipse and the rectangle

September 1, 1965 — Martin Gardner

Mathematical Games

Thoughts on the task of communication with intelligent organisms on other worlds

August 1, 1965 — Martin Gardner

Mathematical Games

On the relation between mathematics and the ordered patterns of Op art

July 1, 1965 — Martin Gardner

Mathematical Games

Some diversions and problems from Mr. O'Gara, the postman

June 1, 1965 — Martin Gardner

Mathematical Games

The lattice of integers considered as an orchard or a billiard table

May 1, 1965 — Martin Gardner

Mathematical Games

The infinite regress in philosophy, literature and mathematical proof

April 1, 1965 — Martin Gardner

Mathematical Games

A new group of short problems and answers to last month's questions

March 1, 1965 — Martin Gardner

Mathematical Games

Tetrahedrons in nature and architecture, and puzzles involving this simplest polyhedron

February 1, 1965 — Martin Gardner

Mathematical Games

Some comments by Dr. Matrix on symmetries and reversals

January 1, 1965 — Martin Gardner

Mathematical Games

Some paradoxes and puzzles involving infinite series and the concept of limit

November 1, 1964 — Martin Gardner

Mathematical Games

Simple proofs of the Pythagorean theorem, and sundry other matters

October 1, 1964 — Martin Gardner

Mathematical Games

Puns, palindromes and other word games that partake of the mathematical spirit

September 1, 1964 — Martin Gardner

Mathematical Games

A collection of short problems and more talk of prime numbers

June 1, 1964 — Martin Gardner
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