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Author: Danielle Stretch
Against the odds
looks back at the remarkable life of pioneering mathematician Emmy Amalie Noether (1882-1935). Despite her constant struggles to make her way in a man's world, she made significant contributions to the development of modern algebra.
Career interview: Avalanche researcher
tells Plus how he combines his two loves - mathematics and mountaineering - in avalanche research.
Information about information
What is information and how does it shape our reality?
Who's looking at you?
Observers are, of course, vital in physics: we test our theories by comparing them to our observations. But...
Steady on, Einstein
To celebrate the release of more English translations of Einstein's papers, we revisit one of his previously...
What is infinity?
Take a trip into the never-ending.
How long can we survive a zombie invasion?
Can a mathematical model of zombies' movements allow the human race to survive impending doom?
The philosophy of cosmology
Can philosophy help explain our Universe?
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