## Found: A Quadrillion Ways for String Theory to Make Our Universe

Stemming from the “F-theory” branch of string theory, each solution replicates key features of the standard model of particle physics

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Stemming from the “F-theory” branch of string theory, each solution replicates key features of the standard model of particle physics

March 28, 2019 — Anil Ananthaswamy

The first female winner of the prestigious Abel Prize shares details of life as a mathematician

March 27, 2019 — Clara Moskowitz

What the heck does “three times less than” mean?

March 23, 2019 — Evelyn Lamb

Abel-prize winner Karen Keskulla Uhlenbeck built bridges between analysis, geometry and physics

March 20, 2019 — Davide Castelvecchi and Nature magazine

Using the periodic table to memorize that celebrated number

March 14, 2019 — John Conway and The Mathematical Intelligencer

Robert Ghrist shares a beautiful link between exponentiation, differentiation and shift...

March 14, 2019 — Evelyn Lamb

A new model suggests smashing killer space rocks with insufficient force could let gravity pull the pieces back together. Christopher Intagliata reports.

March 12, 2019 — Christopher Intagliata

Experts argue that proofs are doing fine, contrary to a controversial 1993 prediction of their impending demise...

March 9, 2019 — John Horgan

Mathematicians take revenge on the author of a controversial article about proof by naming an object after him...

March 4, 2019 — John Horgan

Cynthia Flores describes how Heisenberg’s famous principle has shaped her mathematical career and worldview

March 2, 2019 — Evelyn Lamb

In praise of Raymond Smullyan: logician, magician, mathematician, puzzlist and philosopher

February 26, 2019 — Jim Henle and The Mathematical Intelligencer

Mathematicians Nikita Nikolaev and Beatriz Navarro Lameda share their favorite theorem and their mathematics-themed wedding

February 17, 2019 — Evelyn Lamb

Black History Month in the U.S. is a good time to celebrate these important people

February 16, 2019 — Evelyn Lamb

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is right: machines can lead to racist outcomes

February 2, 2019 — Evelyn Lamb

Nira Chamberlain, the World's Most Interesting Mathematician, describes the delicate mathematics of weather models

January 24, 2019 — Evelyn Lamb

So what are they, anyway?

January 22, 2019 — Susan D'Agostino

Skip Garibaldi tells us about the numbers we can never describe

January 12, 2019 — Evelyn Lamb

Biologists and computers scientists team up to create a census of animal populations

January 2, 2019 — Debbie Ponchner

A new mathematical holiday celebrates an underappreciated fraction

January 1, 2019 — Evelyn Lamb

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