Undergraduate Resources:

Math Links for Information and Fun


      Math Multi-Information Centers
   Universities and Math Departments World-Wide (AMS)
   Student Center at the Math Forum (Drexel University)
   Platonic Realms Home Page (Mathematics Academy Online)
   Math Archives (University of Tennessee)
   Goedel, Escher, Bach (University of Michigan)
   Eric Weisstein's World of Mathematics (Wolfram)
   Ivar Peterson's Math Treks Archives (MAA)
   Yahoo! Mathematics
   An Atlas of All the Areas of Mathematics
   Math Spans All Dimensions (Brown University)
   + Plus Magazine (Millennium Mathematics Project, Cambridge University, UK)
   National Curve Bank (California State University, Los Angeles)
   Math Fun Facts (Harvey Mudd College)
   TED Ideas Worth Spreading (talks tagged: mathematics)
   Khan Academy (from Arithmetic to Vi Hart)
   Math Museums around the World (MoMath, Museum of Mathematics, NYC)
   QS Top Univesities (Mathematics)

    Math Humor

  Humorous Math Poems and Limericks from JHHS
  Profession Jokes - Mathematicians
  Google - Images for Math Jokes
  Komplexify: Math Humor (South Dakota School of Mines)
  Brown Sharpie Cartoons

lehrer1   Math Songs

  Tom Lehrer at the National Curve Bank
  Tom Lehrer's Mathematical Songs
  Mathemusician Larry Lesser (University of Texas El Paso)
  Finite Simple Group of Order Two (The Klein 4 Group)
  The MASSIVE Math and Science Songs Database
  Division By Zero: Music is Math
  The Song of Pi
  The Square Root of Three - Harold & Kumar (YouTube)
  Proof, a Short Opera (M. Szpakowski)

good will hunting   Math at the Movies and on Stage

    The Math in the Movies Page
    Fictional Actuaries
    "Proof" by David Auburn - a 2001 Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award Broadway Play
    "Arcadia" by Tom Stoppard, a Broadway and London Stage Play
    "Fermat's Last Tango," an Off Broadway Emmy Award Winner Musical Comedy
    "A Disappearing Number," a 2007-2008 three times Best Play Award winner
 
Math and Poetry

    Mathematical Poetry - A small Anthology (Kate Stange)
    Poetry, Mathematics, Art, Translations (JoAnne Growney)
    Intersections - Poetry with Mathematics Blog (JoAnne Growney)
    Fermat's Last Theorem Poetry Challenge (Jeremy Teitelbaum, UConn)
    Mathematical Poetry - The Blog Spot (Kaz Maslanka)
    Beauty - a Poem by Eve Andersson
    Love and Tensor Algebra - by Stanislaw Lem
    The Enigmatic Number e - by Sarah Glaz
    Calculus - by Sarah Glaz
    Strange  Attractors: Poems of Love and Mathematics - Glaz & Growney (A K Peters Ltd.)
    xkcd - a webcomic of romance, sarcasm, math, and language (Randall Munroe)
    100,000,000,000,000,000 Poems by Raymond Queneaux (WRT)
    The Chronicle of Higher Education Blog - Brainstorm: Math Poetry
    Scientific American Guest Blog: Poetry (Bob Grumman)

  Math in Fiction

      Mathematical Fiction Home Page (College of Charleston)
      Mathematics and Science Fiction (Dartmouth College)
      Great Books Online
      Math Metaphors, a Literary Challenge 
 
wallpaper    Interactive and Entertaining Geometry

       Geometry Center (Science U)
       Geometry Center (University of Minnesota)
       Famous Curves Index (University of St. Andrews)
       Julia and Mandelbrot Set Explorer (Clark University)
       Dimensions - a Walk Through Mathematics
       Geometry From the Land of the Incas

fractal  Math and Art

     M.C. Escher
     The World of Escher
     Totally Tessellated: Escher and Beyond

     Sprott's Fractal Gallery (University of Wisconsin, Madison)
     The Infinite Fractal Loop

     Mathematical Art, Graphics, Chaos, and Fractals (Bruno Kevius)
     Origami Mathematics (Merrimack College)
     Symbolic Sculpture (University of Wales, Bangor)
     Math Posters in the London Underground
     Mathematics in Art and Architecture (University of Singapore)
     Mike Fields Art Gallery (University of Houston)
     The KnotPlot (University of British Columbia)
     Bernar Venet's Mathematical Art  
     Bridges Organization Art Exhibits
     Math Jewlery: Quiddity Designs (Sandi Nengas, Southwestern University)

     Kaleidoscope Painter
     Kaleidoscope Applet (Clark University)

   Math and Music

      Math & Music
      The Music of Numbers
      The Mathematics of Mozart's Music 
      Harmony and Proportion
      Operas by Philip Glass (Galileo Galilei, and Kepler)

  History of Math

   The Mac-Tutor History of Math Archives (University of St. Andrews)
   Biographies of Women in Mathematics (Agnes Scott College)
   Vintage Calculators
   History of  Math Symbols and Math Terms
   The Mathematics Genealogy Project (North Dakota State University)
   Famous Math Quotes  (Oklahoma State University)
   SANGAKU, Japanese Ancient Temple Geometry
   Historical Math Monographs (Cornell University)

  puzzle     Math Puzzles and Games  

    The Puzzling World of Barry R. Clarke
    The Game of Life (by John Conway)
    Cut-The-Knot Interactive Puzzles
    WolframAlpha - Mathematical Games
    Spike's Game Zone: Interactive Games
    Lee Stemkoski's Mathematrix (Adelphi University)
    Sam Loyd's 1914 Cyclopedia of 5000 Puzzles
    Kakuro Online

  pi    Weird and Wonderful Numbers

     Eve Andersson's Pi Land
     The Joy of Pi Internet Links
     Amicable Numbers (Mathematical Association of America)
     Pascal Triangle
     Fibonacci Numbers and the Golden Section (Surrey University)
     Encyclopedia of Integer Sequences
     Inverse Symbolic Calculator (Simon Fraser University)
     Prime Numbers: Related Curiosities (Matthew Watkins)

image    100%  Proof

       What is a Proof? (MathWorld)
       Euclid's  Elements  (Clark University)
       Pythagorean Theorem and Its Many Proofs
       Godel's Incompleteness Theorem (North Carolina State University)
       The Four Color Theorem (MAA)

  fermat    Famous Math Problems

    Simon Singh - Fermat's Last Theorem
    Fermat's Last Theorem: Nova Online - The Proof
    The  Poincaré Conjecture Proved - Science Magazine
    The Poincaré Conjecture: Manifold Destiny - The New Yorker
    Millennium Prize Problems (Clay Mathematics Institute)
    Hilbert's Famous Problems
    Famous Problems of Ancient History

Other Math Applications

    Math Modeling in the Environment (University of Connecticut)
    Cryptography: Nova Online - Decoding Nazi Secrets
    Bio Math: The Human Genome Puzzle (+Plus Magazine)
    Statistics: Gallery of Data Visualization (York University)
    Stuff in the Air: Mathematics in Meteorology
    Chaos: Stock Markets, Astronomy and Waterwheels
 
  Math Summer Programs

    Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) Page (NSF: National Science Foundation)
    Ratings for REUs and a List of Other Summer Programs (Harvard University)
    More Summer Programs and REU Ratings (University of Nebraska, Lincoln)
   
Careers in Math

  Careers in Mathematics by AMS
                           (AMS: American Mathematical Society)
  Careers in Applied Mathematics and Computational Sciences  by SIAM
                           (SIAM: Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics)
  Careers in Mathematics by AWM
                            (AWM: Association for Women in Mathematics)
  Careers in Mathematics by MAA
                            (MAA: Mathematical Association of America)
  Choose a Career in Mathematics by BLS
                            (BLS: Bureau of Labor Statistics)
 

 This page is maintained by Sarah Glaz               Math Department Home Page
 Last modified Fall 2012