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Researchers have trotted out data that show that a combination of whipping and stomping forces is what causes laces to unravel without warning. Karen Hopkin reports.
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How large was the crowd at the recent U.S. presidential inauguration? Or the inauguration 8 years ago? Keep on reading to find out how crowd sizes are estimated
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Are there are questions in science and mathematics that by their very nature are unanswerable?
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Mathematician Eugenia Cheng will describe how cooking can offer insight into abstract math
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I wish we got to read a different story about Sophie Germain
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Immersive experience set to become accessible to all
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Yves Meyer wins the Abel Prize for development of a theory with applications ranging from watching movies to detecting gravitational waves
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Researchers used ancient climate cycles to confirm the solar system’s chaotic planetary orbits. An Earth-Mars collision is one distant outcome. Julia Rosen reports.
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You can create stunning symmetrical images armed with just a few equations and a computer
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For centuries, mathematicians tried to solve problems by adding new values to the usual numbers. Now they’re investigating the unintended consequences of that tinkering.
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People have struggled for thousands of years to pin down pi. Watch how mathematicians from Archimedes to today have gotten their heads around the math of circles.
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Elegant new visualization maps the digits of pi as a star catalogue
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I turn to the Kakeya needle problem for reassurance in difficult times
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"Being trans is beautiful"
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Are we alone in the universe? If so, why? If not, where is everybody? Thankfully, math can help us with these astronomically profound questions.
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The Oscar-nominated film illuminates just one group of women whose contributions have long gone unrecognized
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The simplicity of the stains' repeating patterns is key to why we see so many images in them
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A new solution to a decades-old geometry puzzle might unlock the secrets of our planet's inner structure
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Great literature is surprisingly arithmetic
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Asking people how many others agree with them could yield more accurate estimates