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Next month sees the 60th birthday of a famous algorithm called Quicksort. Its inventor Tony Hoare told us that it all started with bubbles.

Quicksort is a famous algorithm which celebrates its 60th birthday this year. We explore its clever workings.

Many processes, including climate change and the spread of COVID-19, involve a delay. Here's a beautiful equation designed to model such processes.

Curves can be crazy, but asymptotes are nice and straight.

Can the virus that causes COVID-19 mutate into a vaccine-resistant strain? And if yes, what would this mean for our vaccination strategy?

Can physics shed new light on understanding language? An exciting new approach that brings together theoretical physics, mathematics and computer science might give us a new way to capture what makes a language unique.

The beautiful rose curve has an odd pattern to the number of its petals – this student and teacher team explain why...

Using artificial intelligence to improve traffic, protecting the environment and human health.