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Will sophisticated algorithms one day replace mathematicians?

2018 is the centenary of a mathematical result that changed the character of physics.

Having trouble with algebra? Then try these visual proofs of two well-known algebraic identities.

How to arrange oranges in higher dimensions.

Tracing the path of invading species using a famous problem in graph theory.

Are you bored with 1 to 12? Then have a look at these mathematical clock faces!

Escaping the tyranny of the straight line.

Atomic clocks are the best time keepers, but need to be kept incredibly cold. Paradoxically, the cooling is achieved by shining light on them.