Films of soap with complex shapes can be used to model and understand mathematical singularities across a range of fields.
"Mathemusician" Vi Hart explains the boggling properties of the folded-paper hexagon.
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CubeStormer 3 solves a Rubik's Cube in 3.253 seconds, beating its own robot predecessor CubeStormer 2.
The famed astrophysicist says there's a reason some chemical elements are named for places in the US -- and that we don't have to leave those glory days in the past.
David Huerta says it's a reminder that the rules of math "are more powerful than the rules of even the most powerful states."
An exciting breakthrough by an academic little known before last year is firing up mathematicians. Now even playwrights are getting in on the act.
New material could help robots switch between hard and soft states to squeeze through small spaces -- much like an octopus.