Hail to the Cylinder God!

This is the second post in a series about math and morality. You can see all posts in the series here.I knew I’d get along with my soon-to-be friend Matt from our first discussion of theology. Matt was explaining why he saw paradox as the natural consequence finite humans trying to describe an infinite being, and he shifted right into the language of Flatland and topology. “So imagine one religious group claims that God is a rectangle. And a rival sect claims that God is a circle. But th … [Read more...]