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A quick guide to voting
A look at different voting systems
Mathematics and democracy: Approving a president
Much criticism has been levelled at the US voting system, and with this being election year, we're bound to hear more of it. In this article
Steven J. Brams
proposes an alternative voting system that could help make things more democratic.
Outer space: How to rig an election
It's easier than you think
The league table lottery
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Stirring the electoral soup
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Black holes exist!
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Infinite sums and China's demographics
China has recently revoked its one-child policy. What better occasion to explore the mathematics of...
The maths of February 29
Find out why leap years exist, why you have to wait 400 years for your birthday pattern to repeat, and why...
Perfect birthday gift for GIMPS
Prime number enthusiasts discover new largest prime with 22,338,618 digits.
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