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Rollicking pollock debate
Fractal Modelling of Pollock paintings called into question
In the late 1940s, American painter Jackson Pollock dripped paint from a can on to vast canvases rolled out across the floor of his barn.
Richard P. Taylor
explains that Pollock's patterns are really fractals - the fingerprint of Nature.
Perfect birthday gift for GIMPS
Prime number enthusiasts discover new largest prime with 22,338,618 digits.
Ada Lovelace, born 200 years ago this month, is hailed the world's first computer programmer. What exactly...
Maxwell's equations and the secrets of nature
Celebrating the 150th anniversary of Maxwell's equations we talk to physicist John Ellis about what they...
Information about information
What is information and how does it shape our reality?
Infinite sums and China's demographics
China has recently revoked its one-child policy. What better occasion to explore the mathematics of...
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