The Financial Times has a drink with Michel Houellebecq. British and Irish authors share their favourite European novels. LIGO has detected a second burst of gravitational waves from merging black holes. A recent solution to the prisoner’s dilemma has created new puzzles in evolutionary biology. A surprising new solution to a decades-old combinatorics problem. A new proof is helping connect the mathematics of infinity to the physical world. And the world’s most spectacular climbing routes in 360°-panoramas.
Read this book, even if you're not interested in seashells: you will be after you've read it.