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The magical mathematics of music
According to Shakespeare, music is the food of love. But
follows Galileo's observation that the entire universe is written in the language of mathematics - and that includes music.
When things get weird with infinite sums
What is 1-1+1-1+1-1+...? How infinite sums challenge our notion of arithmetic.
Fight Ebola with your computer
A crowdsourced computing project looks for molecules that can disable the Ebola virus.
Mathematical mysteries: Hailstone sequences
Here's an easy game that leads you straight to an unsolved question in maths.
Writing the unwritable: up-arrow notation
How to write down unimaginably large numbers using just a few symbols.
Information about information
What is information and how does it shape our reality?
The philosophy of cosmology
Can philosophy help explain our Universe?
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