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Math The Almighty Buck

Grigory Perelman Turns Down $1M Millennium Prize 226

Posted by kdawson
from the can't-buy-me-love dept.
Kleiba writes "After turning down the prestigious Field Medal in 2006 for his contributions to mathematics, the reclusive Russian mathematician Grigory Perelman announced yesterday that he is rejecting a $1 million Millennium Prize from the Clay Mathematics Institute for solving the Poincare conjecture."
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Grigory Perelman Turns Down $1M Millennium Prize

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