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The origins of fractals
, introduced in the mid 1970's by Benoit Mandelbrot, is now commonly used to describe this family of non-differentiable functions that are infinite in length. Find out more about their origins and history.
David Spiegelhalter's new book Sex by numbers takes a statistical peek into the nation's bedrooms.
Information, decisions and bits
A brief into to bits and why they're not the same as 0s and 1s.
LHC glimpses hint of new physics
Latest observations hint towards new particles.
Find the gap
There's been progress on one of the biggest open problems in maths: the twin prime conjecture.
Slow down, Universe!
The Universe's expansion may not be accelerating as fast as we thought.
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