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mathematics

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Born in 1980? A mathematical surprise awaits you in 2025

Finally, people born in 1980 have something amazing over those young'ins who came into the world in the year 2000 or on a Leap Day.

By July 1, 2015

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Mathematical! 'Adventure Time' gets themed Dr. Martens

Show your love for Finn and Jake with this flashy footwear based on the cult cartoon, which Cartoon Network has just renewed for more adventures.

By February 20, 2015

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Parking illegally makes mathematical sense, says 23andMe's Wojcicki

Anne Wojcicki, wife of Google's Sergey Brin, says that she's looked at the numbers and taking the risk of getting a ticket is worth it.

By December 7, 2014

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Soap bubbles used to explore mathematical singularities

Films of soap with complex shapes can be used to model and understand mathematical singularities across a range of fields.

By May 27, 2014

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Save the world using your PC or phone

By joining your machine to others around the world, you could help eradicate diseases or find alien life.

By July 17, 2015

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Forget binders of women, now there's a database

A new project called the Boardlist lets tech firms peruse a database of more than 600 female leaders prepped to serve on a board of directors.

By July 16, 2015

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The cold, hard truth is the Earth probably isn't headed for a mini ice age

Don't fret, Internet. Reports about a mini-ice age coming our way in the next 15 years aren't as dire as they sound.

By July 15, 2015

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The Starfleet Academy Experience will turn Trekkies into cadets in 2016

The Canada Aviation and Space Museum in Ottawa will be the launch pad for an interactive experience that aims to raise interest in science and math skills using "Star Trek" tech.

By July 8, 2015

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John Nash, 'Beautiful Mind' mathematician, and wife die in car crash

Their marriage, and Nash's Nobel-worthy work on game theory, were at the heart of the 2001 film. At the time of their deaths, John was 86 years old and Alicia was 82.

By May 24, 2015

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What Google's doodle about Inge Lehmann is all about

One of the 20th century's leading seismologists was a Danish woman who transformed our understanding of one of Earth's deepest mysteries.

By May 13, 2015