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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.

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

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.

With intelligent machines taking over more and more of our jobs, what does the rise of AI mean for humanity?