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Author: Karla Diaz Ordaz
'The presidential election game'
If you ever have been (or wanted to be) involved in a school or office council which has to be elected by popular vote, you have a fair idea of the sort of considerations that have to be made.
Ever wondered what mathematicians do all day? Finding Moonshine tells the story of a year in the life of the author, an Oxford professor known for his books, as well as radio and TV presentations of mathematics to the general public.
Two books on the Riemann hypothesis
This review looks at two books on one of the most important, and most difficult, open problems in mathematics: the Riemann hypothesis.
'The Poincaré conjecture'
The Poincaré conjecture is one of the few mathematical results that has managed to catch the interest of the mainstream media.
Communication and ball packing
What does packing balls in higher dimensions have to do with getting your message across?
Crimes and earthquakes
How the maths that is used to predict earthquakes can help fight gang crime.
Maths in a minute: Pretend primes
Fermat's little theorem and fake primes.
Maths in a minute: Tiling troubles
Why there are only three regular polygons you can tile a wall with.
The LHC and the dark matter mystery
What is dark matter and how can the LHC find it?
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