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Author: Elena Mills
'Life in the Universe'
Given that 14 billion years have elapsed since the birth of the Universe and that the cosmos contains a mind-boggling 10
stars, can Earth really be the only planet in the entire Universe to contain life?
What the eye can't see
From cancer treatments to counting trees: the maths behind image analysis makes it all possible.
Don't judge a black hole by its area
Find out how some black holes are bigger on the inside than they are on the outside.
Snakes and adders
How can an electronic device fed on a diet of 0s and 1s perform complex tasks? We explore the workings of...
Explaining weirdness with weirdness
A very strange way of explaining away the strangeness of quantum mechanics.
Maths in a minute: The central limit theorem
Opinion polls, election forecasts, testing new medical drugs — none of these would be possible without the...
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