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### Classifying the geometry of snowflakes highlights their beauty and diversity

As snowflakes gently meander past your living room window this winter, take a break from your hot cocoa and consider nature’s ice-cold architecture. …

### New Mathematical Model Maps The Expansion of The Early Universe Better Than Ever Before

This is where we came from.<p>Physicists in Switzerland are using new code called 'gevolution' together with Einstein's theory of general relativity to …

### Here are Albert Einstein's hand-written equations that first predicted an entirely new way to study the universe

Albert Einstein first predicted the existence of gravitational waves in 1916.<p>Here's his original hand-written logic (on left), which the genius later converted into a typed manuscript (on right):<p>This remarkably preserved piece of history is kept at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem's Albert …

LIGO### Blame the election pollsters – and the papers that printed their work

Don’t fall into the ‘churnalism’ trap again – check the data and its provenance before putting up the headlines<p>There’s natural alarm over “churnalism”: overstretched newsrooms simply shovelling PR handouts through the system, no time for inquiry, no time for thought. But what about the greatest, …

### The Largest Known Prime Number

<b>Update, Jan. 4, 2018:</b> On Wednesday, the Great Internet Mersenne Prime Search announced that a computer owned by Jonathan Pace in Germantown, …

Mathematics### The 17 Equations That Changed The Course of History

Write these ones down.<p>Mathematics is all around us, and it has shaped our understanding of the world in countless ways. In 2013, mathematician and …

### List of Important Mathematicians

<b>List of Important Mathematicians</b> <b><br>Glossary of Mathematical Terms</b> <b><br>Sources</b> <b><br>Contact</b><p><b>LIST OF IMPORTANT MATHEMATICIANS</b><p>This is a chronological list of some of …

### 20+ Photos Of Geometrical Plants For Symmetry Lovers

Who said math can’t be interesting? Fractals like these can seem too perfect to be true, but they occur in nature and plants all the time and are …

### Probability and Game Theory in The Hunger Games

Author: Samuel Arbesman. Samuel Arbesman Science<p>Date of Publication: 04.10.12.<p>Time of Publication: 6:30 am. 6:30 am<p><i>This is a guest post by Michael A.</i> …

### What use are imaginary numbers in the real world? Do they have purpose or is it just mathematicians having some fun ? | Notes and Queries | guardian.co.uk

<b>Categories</b><p><b>What use are imaginary numbers in the real world? Do they have purpose or is it just mathematicians having some fun ?</b><p>Bob Jones , Aberdeen Scotland<p>All numbers are imaginary (even "zero" was contentious once). Introducing the square root(s) of minus one is convenient because (i) all …

Mathematics### The science of Interstellar: 5 TED-Ed Lessons to help you understand the film

Thanks to physicist Kip Thorne’s influence, the latest space-travel film <i>Interstellar</i> features some remarkably scientifically accurate depictions of …

### BBC Radio 4 - The Infinite Monkey Cage, Series 10, Numbers Numbers Everywhere

Numbers, Numbers everywhere...<p>The Infinite Monkey Cage is back for a new series of witty, irreverent science chat. Over the coming six weeks, presenters Brian Cox and Robin Ince will be joined on stage by scientists and some well known science enthusiasts including Stephen Fry, Ross Noble, Katy …

### The Mathematical Shape of Things to Come

Scientific data sets are becoming more dynamic, requiring new mathematical techniques on par with the invention of calculus.<p>Simon DeDeo, a research …

### The third culture: The power and glory of mathematics

In 1959 C P Snow delivered a celebrated lecture in which he decried the man-made gulf between the arts and the sciences. Yet there is one subject …