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Evelyn Lamb is a freelance math and science writer based in Salt Lake City, Utah. Follow Evelyn Lamb on Twitter @evelynjlamb

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The strange power of complex analysis

June 6, 2020 — Evelyn Lamb | Opinion

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Remembering “Euler’s spoilers,” who showed that special magic squares exist

June 5, 2020 — Evelyn Lamb

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BEAM program manager Ruthi Hortsch shares her love of Faltings’s theorem

June 4, 2020 — Evelyn Lamb | Opinion

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This mathematician turns her research into fashion and toys

May 23, 2020 — Evelyn Lamb | Opinion

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Ben Orlin shares his favorite fractal curve

May 17, 2020 — Evelyn Lamb | Opinion

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May 16, 2020 — Evelyn Lamb | Opinion

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Creating poetry with the fundamental theorem of arithmetic

May 3, 2020 — Evelyn Lamb | Opinion

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Perron-Frobenius theorem and linear algebra have many virtues to extol

April 26, 2020 — Evelyn Lamb | Opinion

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Christine Ladd-Franklin received a Ph.D. in 1926 for work completed in 1882

April 10, 2020 — Evelyn Lamb

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A recent paper uncovers a unique pair of shapes

March 14, 2020 — Evelyn Lamb

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Francis Su’s book *Mathematics for Human Flourishing* is both an invitation and a challenge

March 7, 2020 — Evelyn Lamb | Opinion

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Sometimes a union does not feel very united

March 1, 2020 — Evelyn Lamb | Opinion

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An algorithm calculates powers of 2 from a classical Sanskrit math text

February 23, 2020 — Evelyn Lamb | Opinion

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Sometimes unimportant math can change your life

February 3, 2020 — Evelyn Lamb | Opinion

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There’s only one truly basic unit of length for earthlings

February 1, 2020 — Evelyn Lamb | Opinion

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The Gauss-Bonnet theorem is a mathematical favorite

January 11, 2020 — Evelyn Lamb | Opinion

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Large prime numbers get a lot of attention, but this tiny work horse deserves some love, too

January 10, 2020 — Evelyn Lamb | Opinion

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In his new book, Robert Bosch explains the optimization tools he uses to create intricate and playful images

January 3, 2020 — Evelyn Lamb | Opinion

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Here are 12 prompts to help you find mathematics-related books for the coming year...

December 29, 2019 — Evelyn Lamb | Opinion

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Sophie Carr shares her love for a fundamental theorem about probability

December 15, 2019 — Evelyn Lamb

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