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How time does PASS
... right. We are pleased too that the editorial mix we used ( features , career interviews , puzzle , news and reviews ) has ...
plusadmin  26 Jul 2018  13:51  0 comments

Einstein right on time
... The twin paradox (see http://plus.maths.org/issue36/features/aiden ) is related. If a twin stays at home and lives for 10 years on ...
plusadmin  25 Jul 2018  13:46  4 comments

'Meta math!'
... By Gregory Chaitin The current issue of Plus features the article Omega and why maths has no TOEs by the same author, ...
plusadmin  26 Jul 2018  07:49  0 comments

Cognition, brains and Riemann
... suggests that number, space and time aren't so much features of the outside world but more a result of the brain circuitry we ...
Marianne  25 Jul 2018  13:46  2 comments

Euler's polyhedron formula
... it down in words. It turns out that it is described by two features. The first is that Platonic solids have no spikes or dips in them, so ... seven edges: http://plus.maths.org/content/os/issue43/features/kirk/proof but as I could barely follow *that* one, that's all ...
plusadmin  26 Jul 2018  13:51  72 comments

Changing the face of science
... The face transformer manipulates your facial features so that you look older, younger, like a different ethnic group or even ... example the eyes, mouth, cheek bones etc. Around 160 facial features are identified. These feature points are used to divide the image into ...
plusadmin  27 Jul 2018  04:53  0 comments

Looking out for number one
... model alphabetic data. See http://plus.maths.org/issue9/features/benford/ regarding numeric data. Using logs with base 27, the ...
plusadmin  27 Jul 2018  04:53  4 comments

No place like home for Martin Rees
... look through their telescopes, they see so far that features not visible to us on our familiar earthly scale become apparent. Here ... that the surface of the ocean is smooth  there are lots of features in it but on a large scale we can talk about average properties. And ...
plusadmin  25 Jul 2018  19:46  0 comments

What is a black hole – mathematically?
... you characterise a black hole so simply, with just a few features, such as mass and size? One of the reasons why black ...
Rachel  26 Jul 2018  22:52  4 comments

Maths and art: the whistlestop tour
... work is this link: http://plus.maths.org/content/os/issue9/features/lyapunov/index Great wright up by the way, using it in next week ...
plusadmin  26 Jul 2018  07:49  9 comments