Alex Bellos – Adventures in Numberland

Posted on September 17, 2010 by



Alex Bellos is a mathematician and philosopher. He has worked for the Guardian in London and Rio de Janeiro, where he was the paper’s foreign correspondent. In 2002 he wrote a critically acclaimed book about Brazilian football, and in 2006 he ghost-wrote Pele’s autobiography, which was a number one bestseller. His latest book is Alex’s Adventures in Numberland: Dispatches From the Wonderful World of Mathematics.

First broadcast on 17th September 2010

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