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Author: John D. Barrow
What is dark energy?
What's the mysterious stuff that makes up 70% of our Universe?
Outer space: Are the constants of nature really constant?
Are the unchanging features of the Universe really unchanging?
What happened before the Big Bang?
Did the Big Bang mark the beginning of time? Not if we live in a bubble multiverse!
Outer space: When errors snowball
Why length matters
Outer space: Another Christmas Carol
What Dickens thought about statistics
Outer space: Pretty mean prices
How to keep inflation down
Outer space: Venn you can't use Venn
When the famous diagram fails
Outer space: How to rig an election
It's easier than you think
Outer space: Blowin' in the wind
Getting the most from the air
Outer space: Emergence
How does complexity arise from simplicity?
Scared of swine flu? Avoid children!
New analysis of the 2009 swine flu pandemic in the US shows that the pandemic wave was surprisingly slow, and...
Problems of gravity
Why (some) physicists want to modify Einstein's general theory of relativity.
Researching the unknown
Science is much stranger than fiction. It suggests that our Universe may just be one of infinitely many which...
Information about information
What is information and how does it shape our reality?
The power of good questions
Asking good questions is an important part of doing maths. But what makes a good question?
The philosophy of cosmology
Can philosophy help explain our Universe?
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