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All about averages
Did you know that you can't average averages? Or that Paris is rainier than London ... but it rains more in London than in Paris?
explores the dangers that face the unwary when using a single number to summarise complex data.
Kissing the curve – manifolds in many dimensions
Following on from our previous article about curvature of lines and surfaces, we now move up to curvature of...
Another way of voting
Should we let go of the "one person, one vote" principle?
Why wait a second?
Why today is 24 hours and 1 second long.
From Arsenal to RSA: An interview with Marcus du Sautoy
Marcus du Sautoy talks about football, cryptography, and numbers.
Life's quantum crystal ball
Does the ability to predict the future define the fundamental difference between living and inanimate matter?
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