My secret life: keeping the math cover story out of the blog

Stephen Baker discusses the conflicts of being a blogger and working at the same time on a long secret project, a cover story on math
Stephen Baker

I've been leading a secret life on this blog. For months and months I worked on this math cover story. I was talking to mathematicians and people who use math, and it was dominating my thinking. It was in many ways the most interesting thing going on--and I couldn't blab about it in the blog.


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