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Author: Richard P. Taylor, Adam Micolich and David Jonas
In the late 1940s, American painter Jackson Pollock dripped paint from a can on to vast canvases rolled out across the floor of his barn.
Richard P. Taylor
explains that Pollock's patterns are really fractals - the fingerprint of Nature.
Maths in a minute: Continued fractions
Continued fractions reveal the good, the bad and the beautiful side of numbers.
Trisecting the angle with a straightedge
The impossible becomes possible when you move into the third dimension.
What is quantum computing?
Quantum computers often grab the science headlines. But what exactly is quantum computing? What will quantum...
Maths in a minute: Tiling troubles
Why there are only three regular polygons you can tile a wall with.
Communication and ball packing
What does packing balls in higher dimensions have to do with getting your message across?
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