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How can an electronic device fed on a diet of 0s and 1s perform complex tasks? We explore the workings of computers using an example.
A very strange way of explaining away the strangeness of quantum mechanics.
Why a time-honoured statistical tool is becoming problematic.
How to optimally fill a box with eight-dimensional oranges.
One of the greatest honours in maths has been awarded for the proof of Fermat's last theorem.
How simples rules can result in very complex outcomes.