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Maths genius Grigori Perelman refuses $1m prize for solving Poincare Conjecture

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In the long runs, this is his best move for increasing his fame in a thousands years or so.

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Maybe he just affraids of St. Peterburg's mafia, because he's known for that money..

http://english.pravda.ru/print/russia/kremlin/84114-Perelman-0

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This dude is simply trying to experience the underlying theme in Good Will Hunting.

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My friend's dad had been working on the Poincare Conjecture for most of his life - I remember when the rumors about this guy solving it first started to surface. He was not happy.

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