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Music and Euclid's algorithm
What does a mathematician from the 3rd century BC have to do with tuning musical instruments in 17th century Europe?
tells us about one of the more unusual places you might find Euclid's algorithm being used.
Information about information
What is information and how does it shape our reality?
A brief history of quantum field theory
Something called quantum field theory has been hugely successful in describing the fundamental forces and...
Grappling with chaos: The Abel Prize 2014
The ability to see order in chaos has won the mathematician Yakov G. Sinai the 2014 Abel Prize.
Friends and strangers
Can we always find order in systems that are disordered? If so, just how large does a system have to be to...
Researching the unknown
Science is much stranger than fiction. It suggests that our Universe may just be one of infinitely many which...
The philosophy of cosmology
Can philosophy help explain our Universe?
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