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The Hidden Depth in Math's Simple Puzzles

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Mathematician Richard Schwartz explains why he loves problems he can start solving right away, and how computers can help

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How Robot Math and Smartphones Led Researchers to a Drug Discovery Breakthrough

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An algorithm originally designed to help robots move was useful in tackling an entirely different problem

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Roots of Unity Turns 5

Added: 14.01.2018 16:00 | 2 views | 0 comments

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Happy birthday, dear blog!

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Mohamed Omar's Favorite Theorem

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The Harvey Mudd math professor tells us what dessert pairs best with Burnside’s Lemma

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A Few of My Favorite Spaces: The Bicylinder

Added: 06.01.2018 12:00 | 2 views | 0 comments

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Also known as mouhefanggai or the Steinmetz solid, this shape appeared in the first Chinese explorations of the volume of a sphere

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Do You Know Your ABCs?

Added: 01.01.2018 12:00 | 2 views | 0 comments


The mysterious abc conjecture is once again in the news. What is it?

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How to Measure Time Without a Stopwatch

Added: 30.12.2017 8:00 | 2 views | 0 comments

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How can you measure time without using a stopwatch? You could use the movement of the Sun across the sky, watch a pendulum swing, or burn some very special string. Keep on reading to find out how it...

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Cracking the Brain's Enigma Code

Added: 27.12.2017 8:00 | 2 views | 0 comments

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Neuroscientists are taking cues from cryptography to translate brain activity into movements

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In Silico Flurries

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Computing a world of snowflakes

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Justin Curry's Favorite Theorem

Added: 09.12.2017 10:00 | 2 views | 0 comments


The University at Albany mathematician talks about why he just can’t get enough of those Platonic solids

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Fractions: Where It All Goes Wrong

Added: 28.11.2017 12:00 | 3 views | 0 comments


Why to Americans have such trouble with fractions—and what can be done?

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Bathroom, Mathroom

Added: 26.11.2017 15:00 | 2 views | 0 comments


For World Toilet Day, an appreciation of the most mathematically interesting room in the house

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Millions, Billions, Trillions: How to Make Sense of Numbers in the News

Added: 24.11.2017 10:00 | 2 views | 0 comments


Anyone who can understand tens, hundreds and thousands can develop habits and skills to accurately navigate millions, billions and trillions. Stay with me, especially if you’re math-averse

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New Keys to Help Extraterrestrials Unlock Our Messages

Added: 20.11.2017 15:45 | 5 views | 0 comments


A 19th-century proposal for contacting aliens is being rebooted in the latest transmission to nearby star

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Math at the Met

Added: 16.11.2017 14:45 | 11 views | 0 comments


Amid the museum’s 2 million works of art lie numerous mathematical curiosities

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15 Mathematical Curiosities to Celebrate Marie Curie's 150th Birthday

Added: 06.11.2017 11:00 | 6 views | 0 comments


Some numerical oddities fall out of this anniversary of the only person to win Nobel prizes in two separate scientific fields

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A Few of My Favorite Spaces: The Loch Ness Monster

Added: 05.11.2017 10:24 | 17 views | 0 comments


"They did the math, they did the monster math..."

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The Unforgiving Math That Stops Epidemics

Added: 01.11.2017 8:00 | 20 views | 0 comments


Not getting a flu shot could endanger more than just one’s own health, herd immunity calculations show

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Household Chores for Mathematicians

Added: 21.10.2017 17:00 | 30 views | 0 comments


Need a babysitter? Ask a combinatorialist. Baseboards dirty? A number theorist won't mind cleaning them. And other highly scientific recommendations for mathematicians to handle the housework

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Which Sounds Better, Analog or Digital Music?

Added: 11.10.2017 7:00 | 40 views | 0 comments


The answer is subjective, but the underlying math is not

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