Residential College Interdivisional Course 216

(Formerly known as:

by Thomas Jefferson Junior High School,

Salt Lake City, Utah, U.S.A.

` `Web pages for our recently-published texts:

- Bach canons and fugues
*online*- A Bach home page
- Bach's listing in the Classical Music Pages.
- The Bach FAQ
- Basic Repertoire
- Bach-Institut, Göttingen
- The Endlessly Rising Canon, with Shepard scales (audio samples)
- Bach canons and fugues

- From New Zealand, Gödel's Theorem and Information, a paper by Gregory Chaitin
- From Austria, The Kurt Gödel Society
- From the UK, The
*Goedel*Programming Language- and a Kurt Gödel Home Page
- From Latvia,
*Around Goedel's Theorem*, a (hyper)textbook for students in mathematical logic- From Australia, "Can Humans Escape Goedel?", a review of
*Shadows of the Mind*, by Roger Penrose- From New Zealand, Gödel's Theorem and Information, a paper by Gregory Chaitin

- Indiana CogSci, where he plies his trade
- another of his books

- Euclid's Proposition 47 (an animation)
- Euclid of Alexandria Home Page
- Euclid's Prime Number Theorem (there
no largest prime number)**is**- a sample page from Euclid's
*Elements*- Introduction to Euclid's
*Elements*- Euclid's Proposition 47 (an animation)

- LEWIS CARROLL SOCIETY OF NORTH AMERICA (LCSNA) Home Page at (www.lewiscaroll.org)
- Charles Dodgson, Photographer
- Metastuff -- Lewis Carroll and Other's Works
- Martin Gardner's classic
*The Annotated Alice*from Amazon Books.- LEWIS CARROLL SOCIETY OF NORTH AMERICA (LCSNA) Home Page at (www.lewiscaroll.org)

- From Wolfram Science: Book summary, interview, autobiography.
- Kurzweil on Wolfram
- An official Math Review
- An editorial and review from Computer.org.
- Other reviews
- From Wolfram Science: Book summary, interview, autobiography.

- Game of Life Home Page
- Google on Game of Life
- Applets for Game of Life
- Cellular Automata Music
- Evolving Cellular Automata
- Cellular Automata FAQ
- A Tutorial on Cellular Automata
- Another Cellular Automata page
- The Math Forum on Cellular Automata
- Game of Life Home Page

- The Chaos Society
- Chaos without the math
- Interactive Course
- Google on Chaos and Fractals
- Chaos Theory and Fractal Geometry
- The Chaos Society

- Clifford Pickover Visual information. Very visual. Very information.
- Fractal Microscope
- Mathematical Art, Graphics, Chaos and Fractals
- Mandelbrot and Julia Set Explorer Interactive zoom
- Spanky Fractal Database
- Clifford Pickover Visual information. Very visual. Very information.

- Eliza, dba: Dr. Werner Wilhelm Webowitz
- Another Eliza, with a different script
- Simon Laven's AI-NLP page
- with a full panoply of chatterboxes, some interactive and some downloadable software
- Julia, Eliza's g'g'g'great-granddaughter
- A case of a human failing the Turing Test
- And an annotation on the Eliza Effect in AI jargon.
- Eliza, dba: Dr. Werner Wilhelm Webowitz

- Prime numbers in Number Theory
- Prime number FAQ
- Prime Numbers and Factoring
- The Largest Primes
- Join in The Great Internet Mersenne Prime Search
- Prime Romance, from this collection
- Prime numbers in Number Theory

- The Live Artificial Life Page
- Alife Online (that's
**A**-Life, i.e,*Artificial*Life -- hey, it's a living)- Some games by John Horton Conway
- The Live Artificial Life Page

- The Erdös Number Project. Erdös Numbers are not your ordinary kind of number.
- Favorite Mathematical Constants
- A Postcard from Italy
- Women and Minorities in Science and Engineering for the math-abused
- "Metaphors We Compute By", by Yours Truly
- The UM Math Department
- Numeric Sequences
- Alan Turing Home Page
- The Erdös Number Project. Erdös Numbers are not your ordinary kind of number.

- Sight gags and other mercifully short math humor
- Q: What's purple and commutes?
- A: An Abelian grape.
- Stories and other longer pieces
- "An engineer, a physicist and a mathematician ..."
- Verse: "Hiawatha Designs an Experiment"
- "In a corner of the forest
- Sits alone my Hiawatha
- Permanently cogitating
- On the normal law of errors."
- Even Verse: Cecil Adams' version of
*Schrödinger's Cat*, from "The Straight Dope"

- A British entry, Quotes from lecturers at Cambridge University
- .. including the Sybil Fawlty Prize for Stating the Bleeding Obvious:

- Deviating from mathematics briefly, here is a collection of

- "Three kinds of blood vessels are arteries, vanes and caterpillers."
- "The pistol of a flower is its only protection against insects."
- "When you smell an odorless gas, it is probably carbon monoxide."
- Economist Jokes
- Sight gags and other mercifully short math humor

*Eliza*: the first successful AI program, in several versions: (See above for on-line Elizas)- Eliza "The classic psychologist-in-a-box artificial intelligence simulation. Will speak if MacinTalk is installed." (For Macintosh only)
- Eliza for DOS; works from a separate script, so you can modify it.

(Turn Eliza into a feminist therapist, a paranoid schizophrenic, or even Hannibal Lector) - Other Elizas for DOS, from Simon Laven

- FractInt, by a wide margin the best Fractal generator for DOS.
*Calculus Calculator*, a free graphing virtual math package (DOS only).- Very impressive, especially at this price.
- Math directories from the UM Archives: Macintosh, MS-DOS
- Mathematics and the Liberal Arts, with
**tons**of downloadable math software for students, teachers, and other curious people.

- Conversation Simulators: Modification and Comparison, starring Eliza as Space Ghost and MegaHAL as Socrates, a GEB project by Alex Krusz, 2002.
- 100,000,000,000,000 sonnets by Raymond Queneau, a GEB project by Andrew Lurie, 2002.
- Conversation Simulators: Modification and Comparison, starring Eliza as Space Ghost and MegaHAL as Socrates, a GEB project by Alex Krusz, 2002.

- Cornell Math/Science
- CalTech Math Resources
- Oklahoma State Math Resources
- Penn State Math Resources
- University of Tennessee Math Archives
- Cornell Math/Science

- History of Mathematics
- Legislating Pi by Mark Brader
- Truth is much, much stranger than fiction.
- A Brief History of Algebra and Computing, by Jonathan Bowen
- History of Mathematics

- The American Mathematical Society's MathSciNet
- The Mathematical Association of America
- well, maybe a poem
- The Geometry Center
- Applied Math
- WWW Virtual Library: Math
- CSC Math - Finland
- Data Powers of Ten
- Stewart Dickson
- The American Mathematical Society's MathSciNet

Last change 11/6/05 John Lawler