Posts tagged with mathematics

  1. Honeybees and Mathematics

    Honeybees by PollyDot via Pixabay The latest research from Science Advances reveals bees have the brains for basic addition and subtraction. Inspired by honeybee’s ability to identify …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2019/08/18/honeybees-and-mathematics

  2. The Last Theorem: Remembering Shimura

    The New York Times has published an obituary of the great Japanese-American mathematician Goro Yoshimura (志村 五郎), who died in May. Yoshimura’s story intersects several others: …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2019/08/17/the-last-theorem-remembering-shimura

  3. Hidden Dimensions of Nature

    Symmetry in the world around us provides us with the most aesthetically pleasing phenomenon; from its application in the human body and other animals, simple and …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2018/10/21/hidden-dimensions-of-nature

  4. The universe in a spiral

    Gazing at the world around us often leaves us astonished with its beauty, but how often do we move our gaze beyond what is not visible …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2018/09/23/the-universe-in-a-spiral

  5. This flower uses maths to reproduce

    Numbers and spirals Imagine you are given one simple task: arrange the seeds of a sunflower so that they maximise available surface area. How would you …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2018/09/02/this-flower-uses-maths-to-reproduce

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