Alice Smithflipped into QUANTA There’s more maths in slugs and corals than we can think of – Margaret Wertheim | Aeon Essays aeon.co - Margaret Wertheim What does it mean to know mathematics? Since maths is something we teach using textbooks that demand years of training to decipher, you might think …

Alice Smithflipped into QUANTA The Hidden Twist to Making a Möbius Strip | Quanta Magazine Quanta Magazine - Kevin Hartnett The simple Möbius strip illustrates a deep mathematical challenge that has long tormented the field of symplectic geometry. In the field of symplectic …

Alice Smithflipped into QUANTA The Fight to Fix Symplectic Geometry | Quanta Magazine Quanta Magazine - Kevin Hartnett When two mathematicians raised pointed questions about a classic proof that no one really understood, they ignited a years-long debate about how much …

Alice Smithflipped into QUANTAIcon version of the Flipboard logo Long-awaited mathematics proof could help scan Earth's innards nature.com Proposed solution to geometry puzzle allows an object’s structure to be determined from limited information.

Alice Smithflipped into QUANTA How Math Could Help Map Earth's Interior scientificamerican.com - Davide Castelvecchi,Nature Mathematicians say that they have solved a major, decades-old problem in geometry: how to reconstruct the inner structure of a mystery object ‘X’ …