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Author: Eugen Jost
A postcard from Italy
is a Swiss artist whose work is strongly influenced by mathematics. He sent us this Postcard from Italy, telling us about his work and the important roles that nature and numbers play in it.
When things get weird with infinite sums
What is 1-1+1-1+1-1+...? How infinite sums challenge our notion of arithmetic.
Mathematical mysteries: Hailstone sequences
Here's an easy game that leads you straight to an unsolved question in maths.
Fight Ebola with your computer
A crowdsourced computing project looks for molecules that can disable the Ebola virus.
Maths in a minute: Writing infinite sums
How to write a sum that's infinitely long.
23 and maths
The company 23andMe made headlines by launching its DNA testing service in the UK. But how are the risks of...
The philosophy of cosmology
Can philosophy help explain our Universe?
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