Spherical Geometry Workshop

István Lénárt from ELTE University conducted a Spherical Geometry Workshop for BSME students.

lenartStudents were introduced to the basics of spherical geometry and its uses in education through using Lénárt Spheres, the educational tool invented by the professor himself. They also experimented with oranges, using toothpicks for points, rubber bands for lines, and markers for circles. The professor made a reference to the Paris attacks, explaining that if students are exposed to different systems of geometry, and different viewpoints in every subject, this will help them accept differences in society.

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