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Proof of Conway's Lost Cosmological Theorem

Article by Shalosh B. Ekhad and Doron Zeilberger
  • Published in 1998
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John Horton Conway's Cosmological Theorem, about Audioactive sequences, for which no extant proof existed, is given a computer-generated proof, hopefully for good.

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@article{ProofofConwaysLostCosmologicalTheorem,
	title = {Proof of Conway's Lost Cosmological Theorem},
	abstract = {John Horton Conway's Cosmological Theorem, about Audioactive sequences, for
which no extant proof existed, is given a computer-generated proof, hopefully
for good.},
	url = {http://arxiv.org/abs/math/9808077v1 http://arxiv.org/pdf/math/9808077v1},
	author = {Shalosh B. Ekhad and Doron Zeilberger},
	comment = {},
	urldate = {2017-07-26},
	archivePrefix = {arXiv},
	eprint = {math/9808077},
	primaryClass = {math.CO},
	year = 1998,
	collections = {attention-grabbing-titles,basically-computer-science,easily-explained,the-act-of-doing-maths}
}