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Why a Traffic Flow Suddenly Turns Into a Traffic Jam

Those aggravating slowdowns aren’t one driver’s fault. They’re everybody’s fault.

How to Improve Political Forecasts

With a better understanding of probability, we won’t be misled.

The Math That Takes Newton Into the Quantum World

How a math professor learned to stop worrying and love algebraic geometry.

When Gravity Breaks Down

Does Scrabble Need To Be Fixed?

An experiment in controlling how much of Scrabble is luck.

Why Robot Brains Need Symbols

We’ll need both deep learning and symbol manipulation to build AI.