Press & Media


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Newspapers and Magazines

"MISTERI `Ho trovato i numeri dell'infinito nei grandi mosaici dell'Islam'", La Stampa [Italy] (Apr 2007)

"Quasikristalline islamische Muster", Spektrum der Wissenschaft [Germany] (May 2007)

"Matemática muito 'à frente' explica mosaicos islâmicos", Diario de Noticias [Portugal] (Feb 2007)

"New light on ancient patterns ; Sophisticated Islamic geometric designs in Iran predate Western discovery by 500 years", Chicago Tribune (Feb 2007)

"L’art des mosquées devance les maths", El Watan [Algeria] (Jun 2007)

"Modern mathematicians are 500 years behind", The Globe and Mail [Canada] (Feb 2007)

"Cinq siècles d'avance !", Pour la Science [France] (May 2007)

"In Medieval Architecture, Signs of Advanced Math", The New York Times (Feb 2007)

"Medieval Islamic artists made amazing maths breakthrough", Gulf News [United Arab Emirates] (Feb 2007)

"Mathematik und Kunst beim Plattenlegen", Neue Zürcher Zeitung [Switzerland] (Mar 2007)

"Medieval Islamic tiling reveals mathematical savvy", New Scientist (Feb 2007)

"Medieval Islamic architecture presages 20th century mathematics", Harvard Gazette (Mar 2007)

"Higher Math From Medieval Islam", Newsweek (Mar 2007)

"Medieval Muslims made stunning maths breakthrough", Gulf Times [Qatar] (Feb 2007)

"Islamische Ornamente", Neue Zürcher Zeitung [Switzerland] (Mar 2007)

"Islamic tiles reveal sophisticated maths", Nature (Feb 2007)

"Speed Limit Lifted on the Pace of Evolution", Science (Feb 2006)

"Earliest use of diamonds by Chinese found", China Daily (Feb 2005)

"The high tech of prehistory", The Christian Science Monitor (Mar 2005)

"Diamant und Korund in Chinas Jungsteinzeit", Neue Zürcher Zeitung [Switzerland] (Jun 2005)

"Il y a 6 000 ans, les Chinois polissaient au diamant", Le Figaro [France] (May 2005)

"Ancient diamond secret bared", Shanghai Daily [China] (Feb 2005)

"Premiers outils durs", La Recherche [France] (Apr 2005)

"Stone-Age tools", The Tribune [Chandigarh, India] (Feb 2005)

"Steinzeitliche Diamantschleifer", Spektrum der Wissenschaft [Germany] (Apr 2005)

"In the Buff: Stone Age tools may have derived luster from diamond", Science News (Feb 2005)

"In China, gems used as tools millennia earlier than thought", Harvard Gazette (Feb 2005)

"Premiers diamantaires", Le Point [France] (Jun 2005)

"Tılsımlı Yüzük", Atlas Geographic [Turkey] (Sep 2004)

"Uralte Feinmechanik", Bild der Wissenschaft [Germany] (Jun 2004)

Peter J. Lu  |  Harvard University  |  Cambridge, MA 02138 USA |