The Mathematical Genius Who Starved Himself to Death

Kurt Gödel, the greatest logician in history, and his tragic end

Einstein and Gödela taking a walk at Princeton, 1954. Image: Courtesy of IAS

Kurt Gödel was a 20th-century Austro-Hungarian logician, Mathematician, and Philosopher. He is considered one of the quintessential logicians in history and has earned his reputation up there with Aristotle. His most notable work would be undoubtedly ‘Gödel’s

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Sunny Labh

Sunny Labh

Science writer and communicator majoring in Quantum Mechanics. Founder of @PhysInHistory and Curator for @ProfFeynman on twitter. Email: thepiggsboson@gmail.com