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Author: Richard P. Taylor, Adam Micolich and David Jonas
In the late 1940s, American painter Jackson Pollock dripped paint from a can on to vast canvases rolled out across the floor of his barn.
Richard P. Taylor
explains that Pollock's patterns are really fractals - the fingerprint of Nature.
Folding a piece of paper in half might be easy, but what about into thirds, fifths, or thirteenths? Here is...
Information about information
What is information and how does it shape our reality?
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.
Who's looking at you?
Observers are, of course, vital in physics: we test our theories by comparing them to our observations. But...
The philosophy of cosmology
Can philosophy help explain our Universe?
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