The maths of infinite series
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Infinities are tricky things and have perplexed mathematicians and philosophers for thousands of years.

Stirring the electoral soup

Saying that someone is a chaotic thinker might seem like an insult - but, according to Lewis Dartnell, it could be that the mathematical phenomenon of chaos is a crucial part of what makes our brains work.