Here's an amazing video clip of a panel at last year's World Science Festival about the beauty of mathematics. I'm definitely not the best mathematician, but I am a math groupie, and I have experienced my mind being blown by a cool proof. During a short course in college I learned about the proof showing that the square root of two is irrational. I don't remember how to recreate the proof, but I do remember that it made my brain freeze.
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