Enlightenment at a red traffic light
Wolf Prize laureate Prof. George Daniel Mostow made his greatest scientific breakthrough while driving.
The attempt to explain why Prof. George Daniel Mostow was awarded the Wolf Prize in mathematics last week was doomed to failure. If you are not a certified mathematician, you probably will not understand the significance of his most famous achievement: the discovery of the rigidity phenomenon in geometry, known as the strong rigidity theorem.
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