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For quantum gravity specialist and author Lee Smolin, Albert Einstein’s greatest strength didn’t lie in numbers.

/Nov 17, 2015

When mathematician Yvette Kosmann-Schwarzbach set out to write about Emmy Noether’s now ubiquitous theorems, she was surprised to learn that Noether’s work did not always receive the recognition it deserved.

/Mar 22, 2019

Emmy Noether’s astounding insights continue to underpin physics. Pity most people haven’t heard of her.

/Sep 17, 2015