Note: I am not claiming this is the only or the best possible solution. What follows is just the description of a solution that proved itself successful last evening. Locro (Peruvian/Ecuatorian, i.e., “nature”, pas “à la viande”) serves 1 person … Continue reading
Using the modularity of elliptic curves is fine, and, if anything, makes a diophantine result more interesting. However, using the Classification of Finite Simple Groups leaves me feeling slightly dirty. Discuss.
I recently came back from a trip to Hungary and Poland. The Hungarian part centred on a large and well-organised conference in Budapest, where I saw many old friends. Such conferences inevitably devolve into something very similar to what I … Continue reading