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Make your own climate prediction with this simple, but powerful, model!

Our messy desk is proof of the second law of thermodynamics...

Why the expected outcome of rolling a die is 3.5.

Some general ideas in very few words and without equations.

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

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?