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Did a philosopher kill WALL-E?
Alan Turing: ahead of his time
Alan Turing is the father of computer science and contributed significantly to the WW2 effort, but his life came to a tragic end.
explores his story.
CAPTCHA if they can
A test invented by the mathematician Alan Turing in 1950 is helping to stop spammers.
Roger Penrose: A Knight on the tiles
Will we ever be able to make computers that think and feel? If not, why not? And what has all this got to do with tiles?
Sir Roger Penrose
about all this and more.
What computers can't do
looks at the life and work of wartime code-breaker Alan Turing. Find out what types of numbers we
count and why there are limits on what can be achieved with Turing machines.
Maths takes flight
Soon you will be able to step inside a mathematical space and experience the beauty and importance of maths!
Who made the laws of nature?
What gives an equation the right to call itself a law?
Five Martin Gardner eye-openers involving squares and cubes
This week would have been the 100th birthday of Martin Gardner, who is deservedly credited with turning on...
Build a mega Menger!
Help to build the world's largest distributed fractal!
In a lower dimension
Could the world be simpler than our senses suggest?
The philosophy of cosmology
Can philosophy help explain our Universe?
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