Maths in a minute
Want facts and want them fast? Our Maths in a minute series explores key mathematical concepts in just a few words. From symmetry to Euclid's axioms, and from binary numbers to the prosecutor's fallacy, learn some maths without too much effort.
Why there are only three regular polygons you can tile a wall with.
Fermat's little theorem and fake primes.
The mathematical problem with turbulence.
How crinkly is crinkly?
Count around the clock.
Capturing symmetry with algebra.
Why the humble average can be grossly misleading.
How to write a sum that's infinitely long.
Euclid's fourth axiom says that all right angles are equal. But isn't that obvious?
Five basic facts from the father of geometry.
Why game theory is a serious business.
The Indian way of adding fractions makes things easier (with musical explanation).