From Ancient Greece to Beloch ' s Crease : The Delian Problem and Origami

  • Anastassiya Neznanova
  • Published 2016


The problem of how to double the volume of a cube, also known as the Delian problem, has intrigued mathematicians for millennia. The great variety of solutions discovered over the centuries have used diverse tools, mathematical and otherwise. Recently, in 1936, Margherita Piazollo Beloch discovered a simple and elegant solution to this question. It uses a… (More)

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