Skip to Navigation
subscribe to Plus
Search this site:
Debate surrounds $25000 prize won by undergraduate for
universal Turing machine problem
CAPTCHA if they can
A test invented by the mathematician Alan Turing in 1950 is helping to stop spammers.
What computers can't do
looks at the life and work of wartime code-breaker Alan Turing. Find out what types of numbers we
count and why there are limits on what can be achieved with Turing machines.
Humans, machines, and the future of work
With intelligent machines taking over more and more of our jobs, what does the rise of AI mean for humanity?
Why quantum mechanics?
Why did physicists at the beginning of the 20th century feel they needed a new — and strange — theory?
A ridiculously short introduction to some very basic quantum mechanics
Some general ideas in very few words and without equations.
Maths in a minute: Expectation
Why the expected outcome of rolling a die is 3.5.
Donald Trump, game theorist
Whatever you think of Donald Trump, we bet you didn't think he was good at game theory.
Tweets by @plusmathsorg
Login to comment or download PDFs
Create new account
Request new password
To prevent automated spam submissions leave this field empty.