Martin Gardner has influenced thousands of people over the years. Some were turned on to a love of math by his column in Scientific American, others read his books, and many had personal correspondence with him though letters. Below are a few people with whom he had a close personal relationship, sharing his love of recreational math, magic, puzzles, skepticism and more.


Tom M. Rodgers

Gathering 4 Gardner (G4G) was created by Thomas M Rodgers to bring together magicians, mathematicians, skeptics, philosophers, puzzle enthusiasts, and the general public, all united by a shared enthusiasm for the work of Martin Gardner…


Richard K. Guy

Beloved mathematician, Richard K Guy, turned 100 on Friday, September 30th. Many friends and fans put together tributes to mark this very special occasion…