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Why the expected outcome of rolling a die is 3.5.

Why did physicists at the beginning of the 20th century feel they needed a new — and strange — theory?

Some general ideas in very few words and without equations.

Whatever you think of Donald Trump, we bet you didn't think he was good at game theory.

In 2012 the UK government launched a list of the Eight Great technologies of the future. Here's what they are and what role maths has to play in them.

Everybody's talking about Big Data. But what exactly do they mean?