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Anne-Christine Davis is a professor of theoretical physics whose long career has seen attitudes towards women change for the better. She had to put up with quite a lot at the start.

How to make images out of ripples of pixels...

There are some amazing patterns hiding within simple arithmetic.

One of our favourite problems from our sister site NRICH opens a door to the world of combinatorics and symmetry.

What does contextually mean for real-life measurements and what does it have to do with religious questions?

The Kochen-Specker theorem shows that quantum mechanics is always going to be strange. Its proof is surprisingly simple!

Pilot wave theory is an extension of quantum mechanics that doesn't exhibit any of that weird randomness or fuzziness. But that doesn't mean it's totally sane. Here is a quick introduction.

Imagine your weight depended on the colour of your underwear! Something quite similar happens with measurements in quantum physics. Find out more here...