Martin Gardner is one of the most beloved personalities in the areas of recreational mathematics, magic and puzzles. The influence … More

# Tag: Physics

# The Birth Of Calculus

BBC documentary about the independent discoveries of calculus by Sir Isaac Newton and Gottfried Leibniz. We get a look at … More

# How Long Is A Piece Of String

Alan Davies discovers that answering that question is much harder than he originally thought. Alan visits mathematician Marcus du Sautoy … More

# Isaac Newton – The Last Magician

Isaac Newton – brilliant rational mathematician or master of the occult? This innovative biography reveals Newton as both a hermit … More