### Oct 15, 2008

#### Kapranov-Smirnov on F_un

Posted by lievenlb in quotes • No comments“One can postulate, of course, that spec(F_un) is the absolute point, but the real problem is to develop non-trivial consequences of this point of view.”

Lots of mathematicians donâ€™t know about this â€œfield with one elementâ€ problem – theyâ€™re going to wake up too late and find mathematics transformed while they were snoozing! John Baez