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All about averages
Did you know that you can't average averages? Or that Paris is rainier than London ... but it rains more in London than in Paris?
explores the dangers that face the unwary when using a single number to summarise complex data.
Steady on, Einstein
To celebrate the release of more English translations of Einstein's papers, we revisit one of his previously...
Blown off their feet
Two mathematicians' visit to the desert sheds new light on avalanches.
How to approximate the English language using maths.
What is infinity?
Take a trip into the never-ending.
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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