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Why too many bodies present a problem.

Discover the beauty of surface tension!

Playing with infinity can lead to surprising outcomes – find out how with a big bag of balls and some superpowers.

We all know what symmetry is. But why does it play such a central role in modern physics?

A closer look at the power of symmetry in physics.

Can simple equations really describe the complex world we live in?

How simples rules can result in very complex outcomes.

China has recently revoked its one-child policy. What better occasion to explore the mathematics of population growth with a surprising example.