FIVE POPULAR LECTURES IN MATHEMATICS See below for more details about the series as a whole: SECOND LECTURE: Place: Agaf Ha-Hinukh, Madatech. 2) Tuesday, December 27, 2011 at15:00in Hall 5, Agaf Ha-Hinukh, Madatech: Prof. Ron Aharoni, "The fourth Copernican revolution" FURTHER LECTURES: 3) Tuesday, January 3, 2012 at 12:10 in Rabin 6013, University of Haifa: Prof. David Blanc, "The Geometry of the Earth" 4) Thursday, January 5, 2012 at 9:00 in Butler Hall, Mosad Neeamn, the Technion: Prof. Daniel Hershkowitz, "On snakes, mice, and mathematical stability" 5) Tuesday, January 10, 2012 at 18:00 in Amado 232, the Technion: Dr. Eli Berger, "Graph Theory in aid of matchmaking". General information about this series: There will be a series of 5 popular lectures in mathematics in Haifa (in Hebrew) beginning Monday, December 19, 2011, in conjunction with the exhibition on German-Jewish mathematicians showing at the Technion (PeKA Gallery) December 19, 2011 - January 10, 2012. The series consists of three lectures at the Technion, one at the Science Museum in Hadar, and one at the University. These are intended for a general audience, including high school students, in order to give a higher visibility to mathematics in the city. Please pass on this information to anyone who may be interested! For more details see: http://www.math.technion.ac.il/~techm/temp/20111219BARU.pdf (PDF file in Hebrew and English) See also a one page PDF file announcement in Hebrew at: http://www.math.technion.ac.il/~techm/temp/20111227AHAR.pdf --------------------------------------------------------- Technion Math Net-2 (TECHMATH2) Editor: Michael Cwikel <techm@math.technion.ac.il> Announcement from: David Blanc <blanc@math.haifa.ac.il>