power law

Whether you're aware of it or not, the language you use to express yourself follows strict mathematical principles.

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Wheelchair racing is one of the most exciting disciplines in the Paralympics. And it's not just a wheel-based equivalent of Olympic racing: John D. Barrow, mathematician, cosmologist and prolific popular science writer, has spotted an important difference.

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