What’s always stuck with me from this interview is the story that begins around 31:30 and in particular the part beginning around 34:40 about proving that 0 + 0 = 0. It is a beautiful lesson about learning math.

(2) Nalini Joshi on the Australian TV show “The Weekly”

This is a stunning interview.

(3) Ken Ribet interviewd by Numberphile

Anyone wondering what research math is like – and especially anyone looking to go to graduate school in math so watch this video:

(4) The story about Paul Erdos on Relatively Prime

Moving in a different way that the Nalini Joshi interview, but I was captivated for the entire hour of this interview. Ron Graham’s stories are just incredible:

2 thoughts on “Math Interviews I want to remember”

There’s almost too many to mention, but I’ll toss in Krista Tippett’s podcast interview of Keith Devlin for her “On Being” radio show (2013): http://tinyurl.com/k54fvfu

There’s almost too many to mention, but I’ll toss in Krista Tippett’s podcast interview of Keith Devlin for her “On Being” radio show (2013):

http://tinyurl.com/k54fvfu

(stop me before I remember too many!), but these “Science Lives” interview-bits (short but wonderful) from the Simons Foundation, include several great mathematicians, and probably aren’t familiar to many readers:

https://www.simonsfoundation.org/category/multimedia/science-lives/alphabetical-listing/