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Solve For X: Math Tattoos That Will Leave You Scratching Your Head

Solve For X: Math Tattoos That Will Leave You Scratching Your Head

Lifestyle1 min Read

Tattoos of mathematical equations are a thing of beauty, even if you don’t understand them.

Mathematics is the basis of the entire world around us. Since the days of the Greeks, great thinkers have been finding mathematical beauty in the natural world. To those who understand it, high level math is nothing short of art in and of itself.

It comes as no surprise that today’s world of proud nerds has bred a geeky subset of tattoos of equations. This article was originally going to be about mistakes in tattoos of math equations, but it turns out we don’t even know how to spot them. We assume all of these equations are correct, just as we have to assume they are actual real equations that hold any sort of meaning. But either way, they look great!

Servo Jefferson
Written byServo Jefferson

servo is a writer based in the tri-state area, though he is unsure what the third state actually is. when not writing about tattoos, servo runs a small record label, goes on countless tours and adventures, and enjoys putting together Japanese model kits of robots. the texture of Styrofoam makes him want to vomit.

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