So easy to describe, yet so hard to prove.
If only the fittest survive, how can we explain the evolution of altruism? Mathematics has some answers.
Why a positive test result doesn't necessarily mean you have the disease.
Journey to the limits of computation with a number that's easy to describe but can't be calculated.
In the 1930s Alan Turing discovered a computer program that is logically impossible. What other limits are there to computation?
Are there problems computers will never be able to solve, no matter how powerful they become?
Why a DNA match doesn't necessarily prove your guilt.
Here's the ancient proof that there are infinitely many prime numbers.