Mathematicians born on this day:
1561 : Pitiscus 
Mathematicians who died on this day:
1595 : Digges 
Karen Uhlenbeck  Sadi Carnot  Rudolf Clausius 
Theorem of the day from Robin Whitty  Mathematician of the week 
Rudolf Clausius (1822  1888)
Die Energie der Welt ist konstant. Die Entroopie der Welt strebt einem Maximum zu.
The energy of the world is constant. its entropy tends to a maximum.
Quoted in A L Mackay, Dictionary of Scientific Quotations (London 1994)
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