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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.
Maths in a minute: n-body problems
Why too many bodies present a problem.
Happy birthday Claude Shannon!
You may not have heard his name, but you're making use of his work every single day: Claude Shannon, hailed...
Explaining weirdness with weirdness
A very strange way of explaining away the strangeness of quantum mechanics.
Don't judge a black hole by its area
Find out how some black holes are bigger on the inside than they are on the outside.
What the eye can't see
From cancer treatments to counting trees: the maths behind image analysis makes it all possible.
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