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Author: Robert L. Devaney
Unveiling the Mandelbrot set
You've probably seen pictures of the famed Mandelbrot set and its mysterious cousins, the Julia sets. In this article
Robert L. Devaney
explores the maths behind these beauties and shows that they're loaded with mathematical meaning.
Influenza Virus: it's all in the packaging
How are researchers in disease dynamics using mathematics to understand how the influenza virus replicates?...
Infinity or -1/12?
What do you get when you add up all the natural numbers 1+2+3+4+ ... ? Not -1/12! We explore a strange result...
Researching the unknown
Science is much stranger than fiction. It suggests that our Universe may just be one of infinitely many which...
Research into the bizarre world of neutrinos helps to piece together the creation story of the Universe.
Why are we here?
David Sloan calculates how likely it is that our Universe exists. He explains to us how, and why the answer...
The philosophy of cosmology
Can philosophy help explain our Universe?
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