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mathematics : the science of numbers and their operations, interrelations, combinations, generalizations, and abstractions and of space configurations and their structure, measurement, transformations, and generalizations — Webster
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Mathematics is the study of quantity, space, structure, and change. Mathematicians seek out patterns and formulate new conjectures. Mathematicians resolve the truth or falsity of conjectures by mathematical proofs, which are arguments sufficient to convince other mathematicians of their validity. The research required to solve mathematical problems can take years or even centuries of sustained inquiry. Since the pioneering work of Giuseppe Peano, David Hilbert, and others on axiomatic systems in the late 19th century, it has become customary to view mathematical research as establishing truth by rigorous deduction from appropriately chosen axioms and definitions. When those mathematical structures are good models of real phenomena, then mathematical reasoning often provides insight or predictions. Through the use of abstraction and logical reasoning, mathematics evolved from counting, calculation, measurement, and the systematic study of the shapes and motions of physical objects. Practical mathematics has been a human activity for as far back as written records exist. Rigorous arguments first appeared in Greek mathematics, most notably in Euclid’s Elements. Mathematics continued to develop, for example in China in 300 BC, in India in AD 100, and in the Muslim world in AD 800, until the Renaissance, when mathematical innovations interacting with new scientific discoveries led to a rapid increase in the rate of mathematical discovery that continues to the present day. — Wikipedia (Math Skills)
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The advances of Blockchain for Healthcare to be...
on June 22, 2018 at 4:00 am
(InSilico Medicine, Inc.) Verner De Biasi, Head of Digital Data and Analytics, PTS, GSK R&D, presents at the Artificial Intelligence and Blockchain in Healthcare Forum at the EMBO/Basel Life Conference. […]

Superconducting vortices quantize ordinary metal
on June 22, 2018 at 4:00 am
(Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology) Russian researchers together with their French colleagues discovered that a genuine feature of superconductors  quantum Abrikosov vortices of supercurrent  can also exist in an ordinary nonsuperconducting metal put into contact with a superconductor. The observation of these vortices provides direct evidence of induced quantum coherence. These fundamental results enable a better understanding and description of the processes occurring at the […]

Fright and flight: Deciding when to escape
on June 21, 2018 at 4:00 am
(Sainsbury Wellcome Centre) How does your brain decide what to do in a threatening situation? A new paper published in Nature describes a mechanism by which the brain classifies the level of a threat and decides when to escape. […]

Scientists discover how brain signals travel to...
on June 21, 2018 at 4:00 am
(Drexel University) Using transcranial magnetic stimulation and network control theory, researchers have taken a novel approach to understanding how signals travel across the brain's highways and how stimulation can lead to better cognitive function. […]

Computational method puts finer point on...
on June 20, 2018 at 4:00 am
(Carnegie Mellon University) A new computational tool will potentially help geneticists to better understand what makes a human a human, or how to differentiate species in general, by providing more detailed comparative information about genome function. […]
Scientific American  Math Science news and technology updates from Scientific American

A Theory with No Strings Attached: Can Beautiful...
by Sabine Hossenfelder on June 11, 2018 at 11:00 am
A physicist decries the trend of chasing after aesthetically pleasing theories that lack empirical evidence  Read more on ScientificAmerican.com […]

A Finite Trip with Kakeya
by Evelyn Lamb on June 2, 2018 at 6:00 pm
Following Kakeya’s needle to new mathematics  Read more on ScientificAmerican.com […]

Emily Riehl's Favorite Theorem
by Evelyn Lamb on May 28, 2018 at 3:00 pm
The Johns Hopkins University mathematician tells us why doing category theory is like playing the viola  Read more on ScientificAmerican.com […]

Computers Predict Pop Chart Success
by Christopher Intagliata on May 25, 2018 at 12:32 am
An evolutionary analysis of pop tunes revealed that over the past 30 years songs have grown sadder—but the big hits buck that trend. Christopher Intagliata reports.  Read more on ScientificAmerican.com […]

Maria Agnesi, the Greatest Female Mathematician...
by Richard Gunderman on May 16, 2018 at 12:00 pm
Born 300 years ago this month, Agnesi was the first woman to write a mathematics textbook and to be appointed to a university chair in math  Read more on ScientificAmerican.com […]