Born Amalie Emmy Noether on March 23, 1882, Emmy Noether was a mathematician who proved to be hugely influential. Albert Einstein called Emmy Noether "the most significant creative mathematical genius thus far produced since the higher education of women began." Her theorem (Noether's theorem), which deals with symmetry in nature and the universal laws of conservation, is considered by some to be as important as Einstein's theory of relativity.
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Noether's Theorem Explained
This is probably the simplest explanation out there, but it's still quite tricky.
Written by Curiosity Staff October 9, 2017
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