Archive for date: May 23, 2010

Martin Gardner, 1914 – 2010

May 23, 2010 | Math | By: Mark VandeWettering

Today, someone who had a big influence on my life (and whom I’ve never met) passed away: legendary recreational mathematician Martin Gardner. I learned about it from Phil Plait, of the Bad Astronomy blog, courtesy of his twitter feed. Phil writes up his own thoughts here: Martin Gardner, 1914 – 2010 | Bad Astronomy | […]