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  1. Jun 2019
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    1. Or do you recall jotting down formulae for molecules and compounds in the margins of your chemistry textbook?

      I can't help but think of one of the biggest and longest standing puzzles in mathematics in Fermat's Last Theorem. He famously wrote in the margin of a book that he had a proof. but that it was too large to fit in the margin.

      https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fermat%27s_Last_Theorem