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Stories by Ian Stewart

Jumping Champions

Jumping Champions

Ian Stewart Leaps over the gaps between prime numbers

December 1, 2000 — Ian Stewart
Spiral Slime

Spiral Slime

Ian Stewart finds mathematics in creatures great and small

November 1, 2000 — Ian Stewart
Hex Marks the Spot

Hex Marks the Spot

Ian Stewart shows how to make some winning connections

September 1, 2000 — Ian Stewart
Knotting Ventured...

Knotting Ventured...

Ian Stewart shows how pieces of string can illustrate the principles of symmetry

July 1, 2000 — Ian Stewart
Paradox Lost

Paradox Lost

Careful analysis can untangle some logical conundrums, says Ian Stewart

June 1, 2000 — Ian Stewart
Rep-Tiling the Plane

Rep-Tiling the Plane

A new method makes it easy to generate intricate designs, explains Ian Stewart

May 1, 2000 — Ian Stewart
Stories by Ian Stewart

Think Outside the Gift Box