... but let's organize at least part of the museum whimsically along non-mathematical themes ...

Mathematics in War

(Vauban fortifications, Ballistics, Cryptography)

Math Magic

(this image is the same if rotated upside down)

(c) Scott Kim - used with permission

Mathematics in Biology

(Osteoporosis, Viral Architecture)

Mathematics in Literature

(Jorge Luis Borges wrote mathematically witty stories like "The Lottery of Babylon".)

Mathematics in Crime

(Fingerprint uniqueness was recognized in 1788 and was

followed by development of competing classification systems.)

Mathematics in Industry

(Tire treads will be at the hub of our exploration of patterns)

Mathematics in Art

Snakes

by M.C. Escher 1969

All M.C. Escher works (c) 2008 The M.C. Escher Company - the Netherlands.

All rights reserved. Used by permission. www.mcescher.com

Mathematics in War

(Vauban fortifications, Ballistics, Cryptography)

Math Magic

(this image is the same if rotated upside down)

(c) Scott Kim - used with permission

Mathematics in Biology

(Osteoporosis, Viral Architecture)

Mathematics in Literature

(Jorge Luis Borges wrote mathematically witty stories like "The Lottery of Babylon".)

Mathematics in Crime

(Fingerprint uniqueness was recognized in 1788 and was

followed by development of competing classification systems.)

Mathematics in Industry

(Tire treads will be at the hub of our exploration of patterns)

Mathematics in Art

Snakes

by M.C. Escher 1969

All M.C. Escher works (c) 2008 The M.C. Escher Company - the Netherlands.

All rights reserved. Used by permission. www.mcescher.com