Is mathematics woven into the very fabric of reality? Or is it merely a product of the human mind?
The space‑specific neurons in the owl’s specialized auditory brain can do advanced math.
We bake pies for Pi Day, so why not celebrate other mathematical achievements.
Once students master the basics of math, they are allowed to use calculators. The same should be true of writing and ChatGPT.
With a record-setting $1.9 billion jackpot, you'd think it's a no-brainer to buy a Powerball ticket. But the math truly shows otherwise.
Those that were the best at math didn't even show income satiation — there was no upper limit to how much money could make them happy.
How can you maximize the amount of love and happiness in your life? One of history's greatest scientists found the answer: with math.
Does it have a deeper significance — or is it just a number?
A person saved is a person earned.
Math offers good evidence that humans can solve any problem — as long as there’s money in it.
It's spooky, and it's happening all around us. And inside us.
Although we still don't know the question, we know that the answer to life, the Universe, and everything is 42. Here are 5 possibilities.
Spend well, save well, live well.
A woman’s name would undermine the credibility of the mission. Names of former Nazis, however, were no problem.
They're not just watching you; they're also calculating.
The solution involves the infamous Navier-Stokes equations, which are so difficult, there is a $1-million prize for solving them.
Intellectual humility demands that we examine our motivations for holding certain beliefs.
If you can model anything in the Universe with an equation, mathematics is how you get the solution(s). Physics must go a step further.
Honeybees join humans as the only known animals that can tell the difference between odd and even numbers
Parity tasks (such as odd and even categorisation) are considered abstract and high-level numerical concepts in humans.
A researcher explains a little-known niche within modern physics: animal collective behavior.
The use of the letter x as an unknown is a relatively modern convention.