Browse with Plus: Symmetry, reality's riddle
Marcus du Sautoy is a mathematician and Charles Simonyi Professor for the Public Understanding of Science. In this TED talk he explores how the world turns on symmetry — from the spin of subatomic particles to the dizzying beauty of an arabesque — complete with an introduction to groups.
Marcus du Sautoy has also written several articles for Plus:
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