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Unspinning the boomerang
In this article, we look at the physics behind the curved flight path of a returning boomerang, and explain that boomerangs are really a kind of gyroscope. We even show you how to bang up a boomerang yourself!
Information about information
What is information and how does it shape our reality?
Blown off their feet
Two mathematicians' visit to the desert sheds new light on avalanches.
Two-faced conic sections
Play with our applets to explore the conic sections and their different definitions.
Steady on, Einstein
To celebrate the release of more English translations of Einstein's papers, we revisit one of his previously...
The Fibonacci sequence: A brief introduction
Anything involving bunny rabbits has to be good.
The philosophy of cosmology
Can philosophy help explain our Universe?
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