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Author: Liz Newton
The power of origami
We've all heard of origami. It's all about making paper birds and pretty boxes, and is really just a game invented by Japanese kids, right? Prepare to be surprised as
takes you on a journey of origami, maths and science.
Number crunching ants
finds that having a small brain doesn't stop you doing great things.
Information about information
What is information and how does it shape our reality?
Celebrating maths communication
One of our favourite mathematicians, Marcus du Sautoy, will receive the 2014 Christopher Zeeman medal for...
Play to win with Nim
In the game of Nim one player always has a winning strategy — it depends on an unusual way of adding numbers.
Kissing the curve
From a smile to a line drawing by Picasso, curves bring great beauty to our world. But how curvy is a curve?
What is information?
Books, brains, computers — information comes in many guises. But what exactly is information?
The philosophy of cosmology
Can philosophy help explain our Universe?
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