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Mexican mathematician solves decades old mathematical problem that could revolutionize lens design
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Mexican mathematician solves decades old mathematical problem that could revolutionize lens design

The solution will impact not just photography, but also astronomy, and medicine.

Machines No Threat to Mathematicians
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Machines No Threat to Mathematicians

Computers can check every proof provided by mathematicians in asserting a theory but they can’t be trained to imagine like humans to build analogies between subdisciplines

MH370 mystery: Mathematician has supposedly figured out the reason for its complete disappearance
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MH370 mystery: Mathematician has supposedly figured out the reason for its complete disappearance

A mathematician has supposedly figured out the possible reason for the complete disappearance of the ill-fated Malaysian Airlines flight MH370.

Two Indian-origin mathematicians win global Maths awards
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Two Indian-origin mathematicians win global Maths awards

Two Indian-origin academicians have won prestigious global prizes in the field with one of them being awarded the Fields Medal -- known as the "Nobel Prize of mathematics".

Did you know: There are 177,000 ways you can knot a tie
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Did you know: There are 177,000 ways you can knot a tie

A previous study by researchers from the University of Cambridge demonstrated a mathematical language describing tie knots which showed that only 85 different knots were possible.