from the it-was-a-wonderful-life dept.
Onnimikki writes James Stewart, author of the calculus textbooks many of us either loved or loved to hate, has died. In case you ever wondered what the textbook was funding, this story has the answer: a $32 million dollar home over-looking a ravine in Toronto, Canada.
What is algebra, exactly? Is it one of those three-cornered things?
-- J.M. Barrie