CategoryReview and History

This ancient Babylonian map of Jupiter just changed history as we know it

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You’re looking at the foundations of modern calculus. Trustees of the British Museum/Mathieu Ossendrijver Analysis of an ancient code breaking tablet has revealed that Babylonian astronomers had calculated the movements of Jupiter using an early form of geometric calculus some 1,400 years before we thought the technique was invented by the Europeans. This means that these ancient...

Benzir Ahammed Shawon

I'm Benzir Ahammed Shawon (বাংলা: বেনজির আহম্মেদ শাওন), also known as Benzir A. Shawon, from Beautiful Bangladesh. I'm an undergrad student. I'm studying in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering under the School of Engineering and Physical Science at North South University. My undergraduate major is Computer Science and Engineering, and minor is Mathematics. I'm a competitive programmer. I love to solve programs. I'm a Marxist and a leader of the historical progressive leftist student organization Bangladesh Students' Union.