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Join David Kaplan on a virtual-reality tour showing how the sun, the Earth and the other planets came to be.
Quanta unveils a completely re-engineered and redesigned site to better serve our readers and the journalism we produce.
Quanta Magazine invites readers to share about their early math and science learning experiences and to explore the interactive survey results.
The theoretical particle physicist Helen Quinn has blazed a singular path from the early days of the Standard Model to the latest overhaul of science education in the United States.
Science is a constantly changing, self-correcting process. Why do we teach it as a collection of old, settled facts?
The impasse in math and science instruction runs deeper than test scores or the latest educational theory. What can we learn from the best teachers on the front lines?
Solve this variation of Thomas Kirkman’s famous 1850 puzzle by arranging girls in walking groups. And think fast — the clock is ticking.
Imagine the fabric of space-time peeled back layer by layer.
Two years ago, Yitang Zhang was virtually unknown. Now his surprise solution to a major problem in number theory has catapulted him to mathematical stardom. Where does he go from here?
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