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The Nature of Space and Time: An Evening of Speculation
... algebraic geometry before it, works only with the algebraic features of the underlying space, whatever that space may be. Some particular ...
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Relating relativity
... Einstein's book shows: one of the combinations of words that features most strongly hints directly at the applications of relativity to ...
plusadmin  7 Jul 2010  13:46  0 comments

The speed of climate change
... the general pattern — its dependence on the topographic features of a habitat for example — remains the same. So what do these ...
plusadmin  7 Jul 2010  11:12  1 comment

Finding order in chaos
... gallery All chaotic systems share these two features of being fundamentally simple (in that they are described by ...
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Extracting beauty from chaos
... holds mysteries for mathematical research. There are also features of this plot that are universal, that is to say that we see them even ...
plusadmin  2 Jul 2010  10:00  4 comments

Cars in the next lane really do go faster
... Read more The website www.anthropicprinciple.com features articles on observation selection effects and some puzzling ...
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What computers can't do
... the arrangement of leaves on a plant. One of the features of this subject which had been known since Kepler's time was the ...
plusadmin  2 Jul 2010  11:30  3 comments

Model behaviour
... has started with the simplest possible case that captures features of the problem. Then, as she began to understand the dynamics of the ...
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Symmetry rules
... colleagues measured symmetry on different facial and body features in about a thousand students. When they correlated these data with ...
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