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Hilbert space-filling curve
The origins of fractals
, introduced in the mid 1970's by Benoit Mandelbrot, is now commonly used to describe this family of non-differentiable functions that are infinite in length. Find out more about their origins and history.
How to approximate the English language using maths.
Information about information
What is information and how does it shape our reality?
Blown off their feet
Two mathematicians' visit to the desert sheds new light on avalanches.
Maths in a minute: What's average?
Why the humble average can be grossly misleading.
How long can we survive a zombie invasion?
Can a mathematical model of zombies' movements allow the human race to survive impending doom?
The philosophy of cosmology
Can philosophy help explain our Universe?
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