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As COP28, the 2023 United Nations Climate Change Conference, kicks off we look at how maths can help understand the climate crisis.

How do you create dramatic film out of mathematics? We find out with writer and director Timothy Lanzone.

Mathematics plays a central role in understanding how infectious diseases spread. This collection of articles looks at some basic concepts in epidemiology to help you understand this fascinating and important field, and set you up for further study.

Find out why the formula we use to work out conditional probabilities is true!

- We talk about a play that explores the fascinating mathematical collaboration between the mathematicians GH Hardy and Srinivasa Ramanujan.

A few years ago i saw a documentation about Claude Shannon. As a electrical hobbiest that i am i were totaly stunned by the electronic devices he invented during that times. Espetially not only because of that it where real possible to create for example a remote controled toy car during that times, also because of his humor that he put into the construction of some of his inventions. I remembered him a few weeks ago and started to search the web for him and his devices. And hey! Some of it became popular :) It seems that his ultimate machines are now part of the pop or web culture.