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Maths in a minute: What's average?
Why the humble average can be grossly misleading.
How to measure life
Which drugs should be available on the NHS?
Runner up in the general public category
. "Lies, damned lies, and statistics..."
tells us how to tell good statistics from bad, and make sure your cat is well-fed.
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.
Folding a piece of paper in half might be easy, but what about into thirds, fifths, or thirteenths? Here is...
Kepler discovers five new worlds
The telescope discovers the oldest solar system to date.
How to approximate the English language using maths.
Information about information
What is information and how does it shape our reality?
What is infinity?
Take a trip into the never-ending.
The philosophy of cosmology
Can philosophy help explain our Universe?
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