The Man Who Solved the Market: How Jim Simons Launched the Quant Revolution

Gregory Zuckerman, the bestselling author of The Greatest Trade Ever and The Frackers, answers the question investors have been asking for decades How did Jim Simons do it Shortlisted for the Financial Times McKinsey Business Book of the Year AwardJim Simons is the greatest money maker in modern

Infinite Powers: How Calculus Reveals the Secrets of the Universe

Without calculus, we wouldnt have cell phones, TV, GPS, or ultrasound We wouldnt have unraveled DNA or discovered Neptune or figured out how to put 5,000 songs in your pocket Though many of us were scared away from this essential, engrossing subject in high school and college, Steven Strogatzs

Until the End of Time: Mind, Matter, and Our Search for Meaning in an Evolving Universe

From the world renowned physicist and bestselling author of The Elegant Universe and The Fabric of the Cosmos, a captivating exploration of deep time and humanity s search for purpose In both time and space, the cosmos is astoundingly vast, and yet is governed by simple, elegant, universal

Storytelling with Data: A Data Visualization Guide for Business Professionals

Don t simply show your data tell a story with it Storytelling with Data teaches you the fundamentals of data visualization and how to communicate effectively with data You ll discover the power of storytelling and the way to make data a pivotal point in your story The lessons in this

Fermat's Enigma: The Epic Quest to Solve the World's Greatest Mathematical Problem

xn yn zn, where n represents 3, 4, 5, no solution I have discovered a truly marvelous demonstration of this proposition which this margin is too narrow to contain With these words, the seventeenth century French mathematician Pierre de Fermat threw down the gauntlet to future