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AI maths whiz creates tough new problems for humans to solve
Algorithm named after mathematician Srinivasa Ramanujan suggests interesting formulae, some of which are difficult to prove true.

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Three Mathematicians We Lost in 2020
John Conway, Ronald Graham, and Freeman Dyson all explored the world with their minds.

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An Elderly Mathematician Hacked the Lottery for $26 Million
How Jerry Selbee thrived with a simple algebraic solution.

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How Many Ounces in a Gallon? You Need to Know  Mr Delu Official
How many ounces in a gallon will be discussed in detail, and Liter, fluid Ounces, US Liquid Quart, 'Flow Oz' ,US gill, cup, pint, ml, Foot etc

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'Universal law of touch' will enable new advances in virtual reality
Seismic waves, commonly associated with earthquakes, have been used by scientists to develop a universal scaling law for the sense of touch. A team, led by researchers at the University of Birmingham, used Rayleigh waves to create the first scaling law for touch sensitivity. The results are published in Science Advances.

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How Storytellers Use Math (Without Scaring People Away)
Our current pandemic is not a first excursion into remote learning. Many may know of the origins story of calculus, born over Isaac Newton’s retreat to the countryside from Cambridge University dur…

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A Physicist Has Come Up With Math That Makes 'ParadoxFree' Time Travel Plausible
No one has yet managed to travel through time – at least to our knowledge – but the question of whether or not such a feat would be theoretically possible continues to fascinate scientists.

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UK mathematician wins richest prize in academia
Martin Hairer takes $3m Breakthrough prize for work a colleague said must have been done by aliens

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The remarkable ways animals understand numbers
Humans as a species are adept at using numbers, but our mathematical ability is something we share with a surprising array of other creatures.

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Is Maths Real? That's Actually a Much Smarter Question Than You Might Think
While filming herself getting ready for work recently, TikTok user @gracie.ham reached deep into the ancient foundations of mathematics and found an absolute gem of a question: "How could someone come up with a concept like algebra?"

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Major quantum computational breakthrough is shaking up physics and maths
MIP* = RE is not a typo. It is a groundbreaking discovery and the catchy title of a recent paper in the field of quantum complexity theory. Complexity theory is a zoo of “complexity classes” – collections of computational problems – of which MIP* and RE are but two.

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Mathematicians Discover the Perfect Way to Multiply  Quanta Magazine
By chopping up large numbers into smaller ones, researchers have rewritten a fundamental mathematical speed limit.

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In a Fascinating Twist, Animals That Do Math Also Understand More Language Than We Think
It is often thought that humans are different from other animals in some fundamental way that makes us unique, or even more advanced than other species. These claims of human superiority are sometimes used to justify the ways we treat other animals,

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Brilliant  Learn to think
Brilliant  Build quantitative skills in math, science, and computer science with fun and challenging interactive explorations.

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Why China's Race For AI Dominance Depends On Math
Forget about “AI” itself: it’s all about the math, and America is failing to train enough citizens in the right kinds of mathematics to remain dominant.

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Math Genius Has Come Up With a Wildly Simple New Way to Solve Quadratic Equations
If you studied algebra in high school (or you're learning it right now), there's a good chance you're familiar with the quadratic formula. If not, it's possible you repressed it.

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A Scheme of Heaven is a deep investigation of astrology from a scientist’s perspective
Why is astrology considered unscientific, while economics—which also uses complex mathematical formulas to 'predict' the future—is regarded as a perfectly respectable field of study, despite its many failed forecasts?

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Murderer solves ancient math problem and finds his mission
A convicted murderer in a US prison has taught himself the basics of higher mathematics, enabling him to solve a complicated arithmetic problem. And he has been passing on his math passion to his fellow inmates.

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RIP John Conway
Renowned mathematician and beloved Princeton University professor, John Horton Conway, died this week (April 11) of COVID19. He was 82. Conway is best known as the inventor of the hugely influential and inspirational artificial life program, The Game of Life.

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Interactive model explores how different interventions affect COVID19 spread
Potential LongTerm Intervention Strategies for COVID19
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