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Gauss actually won a Nobel Prize in Mathematics.


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Submitted July 21 -- in Mathematics -- by Anonymous

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"The imaginary unit" was actually a friend Gauss made up as a child (and nicknamed i), later recognised to be the missing piece in our understanding of mathematics and the universe.


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Submitted July 10 -- in Mathematics -- by alf

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Gauss is the only person whom Archimedes allows to disturb his circles


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Submitted June 23 -- in Mathematics -- by scuderia

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G.Perelman didn't accept Fields medal since he felt it would be unfair for him to take credit for the proof Of Poincare conjecture he found in one of Gauss unpublished notebooks.


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Submitted July 21 -- in Mathematics -- by scuderia

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Gauss is the only person known to have successfully used the controversial proof by counterexample


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Submitted June 16 -- in Mathematics -- by Z

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A prime number is a number divisible only by one, itself and Gauss


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Submitted June 15 -- in Mathematics -- by Z

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Gauss can turn a circle inside out, unfortunately he did it once and left it that way and now we can't turn it back.


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Submitted June 17 -- in Mathematics -- by Z

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For Gauss, the real numbers aren't complex.


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Submitted July 21 -- in Mathematics -- by sandr

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Gauss manages his personal finance using conditional convergent series so he can get any amount of money he wants.


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Submitted June 17 -- in Mathematics -- by scuderia

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Every cardinal is easily accesible for Gauss.


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Submitted July 21 -- in Mathematics -- by scuderia

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