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Rollicking pollock debate
Fractal Modelling of Pollock paintings called into question
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.
Fight Ebola with your computer
A crowdsourced computing project looks for molecules that can disable the Ebola virus.
Maths in a minute: Writing infinite sums
How to write a sum that's infinitely long.
When things get weird with infinite sums
What is 1-1+1-1+1-1+...? How infinite sums challenge our notion of arithmetic.
Mathematical mysteries: the Goldbach conjecture
Can every even number greater than 2 can be written as the sum of two primes? It's one of the trickiest...
23 and maths
The company 23andMe made headlines by launching its DNA testing service in the UK. But how are the risks of...
The philosophy of cosmology
Can philosophy help explain our Universe?
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