## Sherlock Holmes’ Most Difficult Math Problem: Bicycle Tracks

On a snowy day in London, as he was lying in bed and gazing at the ceiling, Sherlock Holmes’ mind was once again at work trying to crack yet another…

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# Article Type: Mathematics

## Sherlock Holmes’ Most Difficult Math Problem: Bicycle Tracks

## How One Man’s Bad Math Helped Ruin Decades Of English Soccer

## The Father of Infinity and Modern Mathematics: Georg Cantor

## Doing the Touchy Math on Who Should Get a COVID Vaccine First?

## How to Use Math to Dominate at Monopoly?

## In Defense of Pure Mathematics

## The Mathematics Behind Sudoku: Solving Strategy

## How Our 1,000-Year-Old Math Curriculum Cheats America’s Kids?

## What Does Randomness Look Like?

## The Complex Geometry of Islamic Design

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On a snowy day in London, as he was lying in bed and gazing at the ceiling, Sherlock Holmes’ mind was once again at work trying to crack yet another…

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- Geometry ,
- Mathematics ,

From the more mature sabermetric movements of baseball and basketball to growing ones in soccer and hockey, evidence-based examination has led to new thoughts and ideas about the games we…

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- Soccer ,
- Sports ,

“In mathematics the art of proposing a question must be held of higher value than solving it.” That analysis below belongs to the undervalued genius of his time, Georg Cantor. One…

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- Mathematics ,
- Science ,

Mathematicians model pandemic scenarios by plugging thorny ethical and logistical issues into calculations If the book of nature is written in the language of mathematics, as Galileo once declared, the…

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- Science ,

Monopoly is one of the classic American games. It’s played among close friends, loved ones, and trusted business partners. It’s also one of the few times in life where it’s…

After 75 years, Godfrey Harold Hardy’s A Mathematician’s Apology still fuels debate over pure versus applied mathematics. Godfrey Harold Hardy was one of the greatest number theorists of the 20th…

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- Mathematics ,

Copy the below 9×9 grid and complete it so that each row, each column, and each 3×3 box with a wide margin contains each of the numbers 1 to 9…

Imagine you had to take an art class in which you were taught how to paint a fence or a wall, but you were never shown the paintings of the…

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- Mathematics ,

On 13 June 1944, a week after the allied invasion of Normandy, a loud buzzing sound rattled through the skies of battle-worn London. The source of the sound was a…

In Islamic culture, geometry is everywhere. You can find it in mosques, madrasas, palaces and private homes. This tradition began in the 8th century CE during the early history of…

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