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Author: Danielle Stretch
Against the odds
looks back at the remarkable life of pioneering mathematician Emmy Amalie Noether (1882-1935). Despite her constant struggles to make her way in a man's world, she made significant contributions to the development of modern algebra.
Career interview: Avalanche researcher
tells Plus how he combines his two loves - mathematics and mountaineering - in avalanche research.
Can you measure information?
Can you measure information? It's a tricky question — but people have tried and come up with very...
Information about information
What is information and how does it shape our reality?
Abel Prize 2015: all wrapped up
This year's Abel prize shows you can wrap anything, no matter how weirdly shaped.
Making Two Tribes fairer
In the TV game show Two Tribes teams can have unequal sizes. Is that fair?
Folding a piece of paper in half might be easy, but what about into thirds, fifths, or thirteenths? Here is...
The philosophy of cosmology
Can philosophy help explain our Universe?
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