Science Literacy Week

Science Literacy Week

From their website: "Science Literacy Week is a week-long blitz of science-based activities from coast-to-coast."

For the past two years the Department of Mathematics, in collaboration with the University of Toronto Libraries and the Math Sciences Library have hosted a poster display of famous mathematicians and their related works to each year's theme.

The posters for each year can be viewed below:

2016: Science Fiction - From Idea to Invention


Eric Temple Bell

Charles Lutwidge Dodgson

A.K. Dewdney

Martin Gardner

Rudolf (Rudy) von Bitter Rucker

Bertrand Russell

Ian Stewart

Alfred North Whitehead

Other Fun Math Books

2015: A Mathematical Journey Through Time


Alan Turing


Blaise Pascal

Donald Coxeter

Emmy Noether


George Boole

Isaac Newton

John Forbes Nash Jr.

Srinivasa Ramanujan