Tag: David Hilbert

Hilbert’s dream
In 1900, David Hilbert composed a list of 23 important unsolved problems in mathematics, at the time he commented: “If I were to awaken after having slept for a thousand years, my first question would be: Has the Riemann hypothesis been proven?” (not yet it seems > http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Riemann_hypothesis ) I’d probably ask “show me your…