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Author: John D. Barrow
Outer space: Blowin' in the wind
Getting the most from the air
Outer space: Emergence
How does complexity arise from simplicity?
Outer space: Pylon of the month
Geometry is power
Outer space: Tally ho!
How to count without counting
Outer space: Some benefits of irrationality
Outer space: How to beat that photocopier
Outer space: Bridging that gap
How to keep up the suspense
Outer space: Superficiality
How to keep warm and safe
Outer space: A matter of gravity
What is the cosmological constant?
Einstein as icon
One hundred years ago, in 1905, Albert Einstein changed physics forever with his special theory of relativity. Since then his name — and hair do — have become synonymous with genius.
John D Barrow
looks at Einstein as a media star.
Outer space: A collector's piece
How a special kind of curve can keep your data safe.
Communication and ball packing
What does packing balls in higher dimensions have to do with getting your message across?
Information about information
What is information and how does it shape our reality?
Police and thieves
Using maths to simulate the behaviour of criminals.
The LHC and the dark matter mystery
What is dark matter and how can the LHC find it?
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