A few years ago, I discovered my passion for stories that have some relationship with Mathematics. I enjoy reading about the genius mathematician that’s ahead of his time and misunderstood by his contemporaries. Let’s face it, it always follows the same trend: their bios rarely end up well.

But there is another type of story: the one which is so lost in time that sounds like an ancient legend. And that’s the one that can let my imagination fly. The Josephus’ story pictured here is the perfect example:

Imagine that you are a general commanding a small unit. Things are…

Cristian Cortez

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