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Fermat’s Last Theorem – solving for curiosity

Fermat’s Last Theorem – solving for curiosity

In 1963, a yet-to-be-proven Mathematics problem caught the attention of a 10 year old shy, quiet kid in Cambridge, England. The kid was Andrew Wiles, and the problem, which would become his obsession in adulthood, was Fermat’s theorem – the most famous problem in Maths which had confounded the world for the last 300 years. The theorem was … Continue reading Fermat’s Last Theorem – solving for curiosity

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Are you a Feminist?

Are you a Feminist?

Three years back, freshly graduated, I joined an MNC in a sales role. My work took me to field visits to meet retailers, who were my customers. During one such visit, when my solutions to his problems were not to his liking, this particular retailer resorted to sexist slurs telling me that, ‘my place eventually … Continue reading Are you a Feminist?