Rigorous Trivialities will be returning! Not immediately, but it will be. I’m reorganizing a bit, and as I’m going to be contributing to a blog for the general public via the Kavli Foundation, I’m also going to try to revive this blog. Oh, and I’m on twitter now as @SiegelMath, and we’ll see if I’m capable of microblogging. Lots of experiments in communicating math for me over the next year, we’ll see how it goes, hope that some people are still out there and watching, but even if not, I’ll do my best to draw people back.

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Rigorous trivialities is a web log about mathematics, but especially geometry, broadly construed. Contributors will be Charles Siegel, Jim Stankewicz and occasionally Matt Deland. Charles specializes in algebraic geometry, topology and mathematical physics. Jim specializes in arithmetic algebraic geometry. Matt has transitioned from algebraic geometry to work in industry.

Header is taken from the larger work by fdecomite under the creative commons license.

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I’m waiting!

I’m still out here and watching.

Good to know! I’m sure you’ve noticed that we’ve changed the layout quite a bit, now we’re just finishing up a few more things before we can really get going in earnest again.