The sum of squares
Using the periodic table to memorize that celebrated number
In praise of Raymond Smullyan: logician, magician, mathematician, puzzlist and philosopher
We can prove things in math, but does that mean they’re true?
Scoring streaks have long fascinated sports professionals and researchers, yet they are not close to consensus on the right way to think about the issue
It’s mostly an art festival, but attendees are impressively fascinated with science and math...
A column about the surprising cultural, structural, philosophical, and mystical features common to mathematics and food
Do fake coins really need a lawyer’s protection in the courtroom?
Amid the museum’s 2 million works of art lie numerous mathematical curiosities