A Classical Math Problem Gets Pulled Into Self-Driving Cars

A Classical Math Problem Gets Pulled Into Self-Driving Cars

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Long before robots could run or cars could drive themselves, mathematicians contemplated a simple mathematical question. They figured it out, then laid it to rest—with no way of knowing that the object of their mathematical curiosity would feature in machines of the far-off future. Quanta Magazine About Original story reprinted with permission from Quanta Magazine,…