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Plus Advent Calendar Door #23: Navigation
... , published by Oxford University Press, with C. Sangwin and features in the book 50 Visions of Mathematics ed. Sam Parc. ...
Marianne  22 Dec 2016  20:54  1 comment

There may be more than one of you
... willing to let go of some other, apparently fundamental, features of reality. How many worlds are there? The ...
Marianne  17 Nov 2016  11:52  0 comments

Opinion
... Janse van Rensburg, Neel Shearer, Mark Wainwright, Benjamin Wardhaugh and Anna Zytkow. ...
plusadmin  16 Apr 2010  14:00

Catching terrorists with maths
... as much as design, and unsurprisingly shares several features with networks that are found in nature. The human brain is one of ... highly efficient distributive processing." Discovering features of this kind is not just beneficial for understanding brain function, ...
plusadmin  19 Oct 2016  10:27  0 comments

Maths in a minute: Maths and communication
... , published by Oxford University Press, with C. Sangwin and features in the book 50 Visions of Mathematics ed. Sam Parc. ...
Marianne  23 Nov 2016  14:07  0 comments

It's happened!
... particles colliding, has a time and a place and taking these features away from it doesn't seem to make much sense. Unless you are a ...
Marianne  17 Oct 2016  16:02  0 comments

Why did nature choose quantum theory?
... sharing many of quantum theory's other mysterioussounding features — such as entanglement , interference , teleportation , ...
Marianne  18 Oct 2016  10:46  0 comments

Outer space: Emergence
... not only bigger than its parts, it also possesses emergent features that are qualitatively different to those of its parts. ...
plusadmin  17 Oct 2016  13:28  0 comments

Walk, trot, gallop
... elegance, and precision. But the training builds on innate features of horses, which are remarkably versatile, even in the wild. In ... patterns, and those patterns have striking mathematical features. At slow speeds, horses walk. Here the legs hit the ground at regular ...
Marianne  30 Jun 2016  13:58  0 comments

News from the world of maths: Who is your favourite fictional mathematician?
... mathematicians! His 2006 book "Mathematicians in love" features Bela Kis and Paul Bridge, postgrads at Berkeley and a higher world of ...
plusadmin  17 Oct 2016  16:04  0 comments