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A bright idea
What do computers and light switches have in common?
illuminates the connection between light bulbs, logic and binary arithmetic.
RIP Claude Shannon
Claude Shannon, who died on February 24, was the founder of Information Theory, which is the basis of modern telecommunications.
looks at Shannon's life and works.
Why we want proof
What are mathematical proofs, why do we need them and what can they say about sheep?
Information about information
What is information and how does it shape our reality?
Abel Prize 2015: all wrapped up
This year's Abel prize shows you can wrap anything, no matter how weirdly shaped.
The future of proof
Will computers ever replace human mathematicians?
Slow down, Universe!
The Universe's expansion may not be accelerating as fast as we thought.
The philosophy of cosmology
Can philosophy help explain our Universe?
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