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Gauss can walk beyond the speed of light, that's why we cannot see him, and why we think he has died.


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Submitted April 02 -- in Astronomy -- by coolwanglu

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Gauss discovered non-euclidean geometry, but did not publish it, holding mathematics back for half a century (this one is actually true!)


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Submitted December 27 -- in Mathematics -- by Hrod

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Gauss assumed that N=1 and thus P=NP. He can do that.


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Submitted June 01 -- in Computer Science -- by Turing

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Occam’s Razor – The principle stating that the explanation of any phenomenon is equal to the explanation that came out of Gauss’ mouth.


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Submitted February 20 -- in Mathematics -- by Logic_Nest

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Gauss only took breaks from proving theorems to invent new algebras.


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Submitted April 01 -- in Mathematics -- by Seus

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Gauss proves the well-ordering theorem by glaring at the set in question until it orders itself out of sheer terror.


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Submitted April 12 -- in Mathematics -- by squattingmouse

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Chuck Norris learned from Gauss how to count up to infinity.


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Submitted February 20 -- in Mathematics -- by Laurent

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For Gauss all knots are trivial.


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Submitted April 28 -- in Mathematics -- by illa

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There are no known methods to find the inverse of a matrix whose determinant is zero, besides asking Carl Gauss.


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Submitted February 20 -- in Mathematics -- by alanrobinski

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The Universe revolves around Gauss.


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Submitted February 20 -- in Astronomy -- by Mike

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