# Kasner Reports 'New Geometry'; Sum of Parts Exceeds the Whole; Columbia Mathematician Tells at the Harvard Tercentenary of By-Product of Studying Horn Angle, With Its Curved Lines -- Fisher of London Offers a Brain-Teasing Problem. DR. KASNER TELLS OF NEW

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Kasner Reports 'New Geometry'; Sum of Parts Exceeds the Whole; Columbia Mathematician Tells at the Harvard Tercentenary of By-Product of Studying Horn Angle, With Its Curved Lines -- Fisher of London Offers a Brain-Teasing Problem. DR. KASNER TELLS OF NEW

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CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Aug. 31--Discovery of a new type of geometry, in which the sum of the measure of the parts is greater than the measure of the whole, was announced here today by Professor Edward Kasner, Research Professor of Mathematics at Columbia Unive

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“Kasner Reports 'New Geometry'; Sum of Parts Exceeds the Whole; Columbia Mathematician Tells at the Harvard Tercentenary of By-Product of Studying Horn Angle, With Its Curved Lines -- Fisher of London Offers a Brain-Teasing Problem. DR. KASNER TELLS OF NEW,”

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