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Math The Almighty Buck

Grigory Perelman Turns Down $1M Millennium Prize 226

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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