Being an actor isn't easy -- at least for 90% of those trying to make it.
We need more kings awarding prizes to people in STEM.
Don't blame George Martin or HBO for killing your favorite character -- blame reality!
She brought a new understanding of mathematics, while helping to change a corrosive culture in academia.
You could hardly imagine a worthier recipient.
We're all humans, and that might mean that we're all conformists to a degree.
An anime math problem? My favorite.
A problem that turned out to have more sides than initially thought.
We don't often think about mathematics as being beautiful, but perhaps we should.
It all started with an intriguing post on Reddit.
Who would have guessed tiling is so complex?
As far as modern tech and know-how is concerned, zero is the hero.
It shows Babylonians knew about Pythagorean theorem centuries before Pythagoras was even alive!
"The laws of mathematics are very commendable but the only law that applies in Australia is the law of Australia."
Kepler published this conjecture in 1611. Now, the human mind and computer algorithms have managed to solve it.
An abstract mathematical model is unconsciously applied by rice farmers -- to great results.
Math is all around us.