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Category:Martin Gardner

English: Martin Gardner (October 21, 1914 - May 22, 2010) was an American mathematics and science writer specializing in recreational mathematics, but with interests encompassing micromagic, stage magic, literature (especially the writings of Lewis Carroll), philosophy, scientific skepticism, and religion. He wrote the Mathematical Games column in Scientific American from 1956 to 1981, the Notes of a Fringe-Watcher column in Skeptical Inquirer from 1983 to 2002, and published over 70 books.

Martin Gardner 
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recreational mathematician and philosopher
Date of birth 21 October 1914
Date of death 22 May 2010
Educated at
  • University of Chicago
  • mathematician
Member of
  • American Academy of Arts and Sciences
Field of work
Notable work
  • Fads and Fallacies in the Name of Science
  • The Ambidextrous Universe
Award received
  • David Hilbert Award
Official website
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