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## New ActivityThe latest activity to be updated on this site is called "Magic Square" (Each row, column and diagonal should produce the same sum.). So far this activity has been accessed 25693 times and 817 people have earned a Transum Trophy for completing it. ## Recent News:## Water animation gets easierA team of computer science professors created a method to quickly resize animations of fluids without having to completely re-simulate the entire sequence. more... ## A method with roots in AI uncovers how humans make choices in groups and social mediaUsing a mathematical framework with roots in artificial intelligence and robotics, researchers were able to uncover the process for how a person makes choices in groups. And, they also found they were able to predict a person's choice more often than more traditional descriptive methods. more... ## Mathematician develops model to control spread of aquatic invasive speciesAdjusting the water flow rate in a river can prevent invasive species from moving upstream and expanding their range. An applied mathematician has developed a partial differential equation model to find the desired flow rate to reduce invasive populations. more... ## Foam offers way to manipulate lightScientists have shown that a type of foam long studied by scientists is able to block particular wavelengths of light, a coveted property for next-generation information technology that uses light instead of electricity. more... ## A new parallel strategy for tackling turbulence on SummitA team developed an algorithm for simulating turbulence on Summit, the world's most powerful and smartest supercomputer. The team distributed the problem in such a way that the algorithm reached a performance of less than 15 seconds of wall-clock time per time step for more than 6 trillion grid points--a new world record surpassing the prior state of the art in the field for the size of the problem. more... ## Brains of girls and boys are similar, producing equal math abilityNew research comprehensively examined the brain development of young boys and girls. Their research shows no gender difference in brain function or math ability. more... ## Could mathematics help to better treat cancer?Impaired information processing may prevent cells from perceiving their environment correctly; they then start acting in an uncontrolled way and this can lead to the development of cancer. To better understand how impaired information transmission influences the activity of diseased cells, researchers are going beyond the field of biology. They propose to examine cellular communication in the light of information theory, a mathematical theory more commonly used in computer science. more... | Tweets by @Transum |

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