Can You Solve My Problems?: Ingenious, Perplexing, and Totally Satisfying Math and Logic Puzzles

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Can You Solve My Problems?: Ingenious, Perplexing, and Totally Satisfying Math and Logic Puzzles

Published on Jan 10, 2017

Alex Bellos is a British writer and broadcaster who studied mathematics and philosophy in Oxford. His popular science books “Alex’s Adventures in Numberland” and “Alex Through the Looking-Glass” are both bestsellers, but he also writes about Brazil and soccer. The “Monday Puzzle” blog he authors for The Guardian lead to the publication of “Can You Solve My Problems?”, a book about the history of, as well as a collection of, countless fascinating puzzles.

For Talks at Google, Alex presents an assortment of clever brainteasers from his new book and talks about the history of this m