Surgery, algebraic and otherwise
Algebraic surgery in 55 seconds,
An Edinburgh University "Research in a Nutshell" video (2012).
Edinburgh Surgery Study Group.
Algebra. The surgical treatment of fractures (Oxford English Dictionary)
-- thanks to David Fowler for the reference.
The entries for surgery and surgeon from the Oxford English Dictionary..
Surgery from the Rudiments of Wisdom
by Tim Hunkin.
The algebraic K-theory hymn. Listen to it on an MP3 file (performed by Alison Krauss and Yo-Yo Ma).
All we need is topology Clip (in Windows Media Player WMV format, 22MB)
from the TV film Hawking,
in which Penrose convinces Hawking of the value of topology -- dialogue --
cast list --
Surgery theory as a route to God!, from God and the Universe by Arthur Gibson.
Assembly cartoon (not the same as the one in Algebraic L-theory and Topological Manifolds).
Henry Whitehead and friend. Photo from
J.H.C.Whitehead (MacTutor biography).
Photo from Volume 2 of
Mystic, Geometer, and Intuitionist: The Life of L.E.J. Brouwer
by Dirk van Dalen, Oxford University Press (Vol.1, 1999, Vol.2, 2005)
The black art of topology
Solzhenitsyn on topology from First Circle (1968).