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    • The Simpsons and Their Mathematical Secrets

    • By: Simon Singh
    • Narrated by: William Neenan
    • Length: 7 hrs and 13 mins
    • Unabridged
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 198
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    Simon Singh offers fascinating new insights into the celebrated television series The Simpsons: That the show drip-feeds morsels of number theory into the minds of its viewers - indeed, that there are so many mathematical references in the show, and in its sister program, Futurama, that they could form the basis of an entire university course.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Print probably better than audio

    • By Vivek Goyal on 05-19-14

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Simon Singh

    • Audible Sessions: FREE Exclusive Interview
    • By: Simon Singh, Robin Morgan
    • Narrated by: Simon Singh, Robin Morgan
    • Length: 18 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 16
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    Author, journalist and TV producer Dr Simon Singh joins Robin Morgan to discuss his book, Fermat's Last Theorem, which is now available for the first time on Audible. In Fermat's Last Theorem: The Story of a Riddle That Confounded the World's Greatest Minds for 358 Years, Singh tells the story of Andrew Wiles, who, in 1993, claimed that he had solved a mathematical puzzle that had been confounding intellectuals for centuries.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Makes you want to watch a math documentary

    • By DJH on 08-19-18

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    • Fermat's Last Theorem

    • The Story of a Riddle That Confounded the World's Greatest Minds for 358 Years
    • By: Simon Singh
    • Narrated by: David Rintoul
    • Length: 8 hrs and 58 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 11
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    'I have a truly marvellous demonstration of this proposition which this margin is too narrow to contain.' It was with these words, written in the 1630s, that Pierre de Fermat intrigued and infuriated the mathematics community. For over 350 years, proving Fermat's Last Theorem was the most notorious unsolved mathematical problem, a puzzle whose basics most children could grasp but whose solution eluded the greatest minds in the world.

    Regular price: $15.98

    • Geheime Botschaften. Die Kunst der Verschlüsselung von der Antike bis in die Zeiten des Internet

    • By: Simon Singh
    • Narrated by: Simon Singh, Edgar M. Böhlke, Moritz Stöpel
    • Length: 53 mins
    • Abridged
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    Ein neuer Wissenschaftskrimi von Simon Singh: der immerwährende Kampf um die sicherste Methode, geheime Botschaften zu verschlüsseln - oder zu knacken.

    Regular price: $9.80