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In a study, the more beautiful a math equation was, the more likely it elicited a response in the A1 field of the medial orbitofrontal cortex, which is associated with musical and physical beauty. 00:32

Even the brains of people with no understanding of a math equation responded to its beauty. 01:23

Euler's Identity is the equation consistently rated as the most beautiful. 01:41
Euler's Formula and Euler's Identity
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E=mc² is Incomplete
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E=mc^2 only describes objects that have mass and that aren't moving. 00:06

The equation for the energy of a moving, massless particle (such as a photon) is E=pc. 00:43

An object's velocity is equal to the speed of light times the ratio of the object's momentum to energy. 01:08
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