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Author: Liz Newton
The power of origami
We've all heard of origami. It's all about making paper birds and pretty boxes, and is really just a game invented by Japanese kids, right? Prepare to be surprised as
takes you on a journey of origami, maths and science.
Number crunching ants
finds that having a small brain doesn't stop you doing great things.
Why wait a second?
Why today is 24 hours and 1 second long.
What is general relativity?
To celebrate the centenary of the general theory of relativity we asked physicist David Tong to explain the...
Maths in a minute: Pretend primes
Fermat's little theorem and fake primes.
El Niño: What on Earth will happen next?
El Niño is a climate event without equal, causing droughts, floods, hurricanes and typhoons around the globe...
How stupid systems can use clever ways of finding things.
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