# transcendence

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**The Doors of Perception**—   …112

**Transcendental number**— In mathematics, a transcendental number is a complex number that is not algebraic, that is, not a solution of a non zero polynomial equation with rational coefficients.The most prominent examples of transcendental numbers are π and e . Only a few …113

**Misotheism**— is the hatred of God or hatred of the gods (from the Greek adjective μισόθεος hating the gods , a compound of μῖσος hatred and θεός god ). In some varieties of polytheism, it was considered possible to inflict punishment on gods by ceasing to… …114

**Maslow's hierarchy of needs**— An interpretation of Maslow s hierarchy of needs, represented as a pyramid with the more basic needs at the bottom …115

**Squaring the circle**— Squaring the circle: the areas of this square and this circle are equal. In 1882, it was proven that this figure cannot be constructed in a finite number of steps with an idealized compass and straightedge …116

**Matroid**— In combinatorics, a branch of mathematics, a matroid (  /ˈmeɪ …117

**Clifford A. Pickover**— Nationality United States of America Fields …118

**Ultramarathon**— A runner in the Bighorn Trail 50K Run An ultramarathon (also called ultra distance) is any sporting event involving running longer than the traditional marathon length of 42.195 kilometres (26.2188 mi). There are two types of ultramarathon… …119

**Circle of Dust**— Origin New York Genres Industrial metal Industrial rock Electronic rock Christian rock Thrash metal Electronica Gothic rock Years active 1988–199 …120

**Nausea (novel)**— Nausea   La Nausée by Jean Paul Sart …