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Networks: nasty and nice
July 5, 2005
Maths brings down the Mafia
The artist's fractal fingerprint
June 14, 2005
Fractal geometry can identify Jackson Pollock's paintings
June 2, 2005
A major advance towards the twin prime conjecture
United Kingdom - twelve points
May 15, 2005
The maths of the Eurovision song contest
Another proof for Fermat's last theorem
May 6, 2005
A mathematician finds another proof for Fermat's last theorem
April 28, 2005
Do you need language to do maths?
A differential story
April 20, 2005
Peter D Lax wins the Abel Prize 2005.
Brave young worlds
April 13, 2005
Extrasolar planets have been grabbing the headlines
Like spirals and flowers? Then you'll love polar coordinates and the pretty pictures they allow you to draw!
Grappling with chaos: The Abel Prize 2014
The ability to see order in chaos has won the mathematician Yakov G. Sinai the 2014 Abel Prize.
Information about information
What is information and how does it shape our reality?
Researching the unknown
Science is much stranger than fiction. It suggests that our Universe may just be one of infinitely many which...
Easy as 1, 2, 3?
The natural numbers, 1, 2, 3, 4, ..., are nice. So what could be nicer than discovering interesting patterns...
The philosophy of cosmology
Can philosophy help explain our Universe?
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