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Will this ship of fools stay afloat?
Can you help the gorilla grab his grub?
What happens when Santa gets confused?
More mathematical misfits for you to master
Which fits best - a square peg in a round hole, or a round peg in a square hole?
Count up your booty of jewels and potions!
The 3 3 8 8 puzzle
A greek soldier, and a persion soldier walk into a battle...
Similar triangles and colouring the plane
A postcard from Italy
is a Swiss artist whose work is strongly influenced by mathematics. He sent us this Postcard from Italy, telling us about his work and the important roles that nature and numbers play in it.
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...
Maths in a minute: The central limit theorem
Opinion polls, election forecasts, testing new medical drugs — none of these would be possible without the...
Preserving species in the face of climate change
Can mathematics predict the inevitable consequences of climate change? And more importantly, can it suggest...
Explaining weirdness with weirdness
A very strange way of explaining away the strangeness of quantum mechanics.
Snakes and adders
How can an electronic device fed on a diet of 0s and 1s perform complex tasks? We explore the workings of...
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