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GENERAL

What is an Algorithm?

The word “algorithm” is widely used in the press to denote the opaque functioning of search engines and social networks. But what exactly are we talking about? What is algorithm? This concept has been used throughout history, from Euclid to GAFAM algorithms. [more…]

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SCIENCE

What are the Annus Mirabilis Articles?

The Annus Mirabilis papers (Latin: annus mīrābilis; miracle year) are articles published by Albert Einstein in the scientific journal Annalen der Physik in 1905. These four articles contributed greatly to the foundation of modern physics. [more…]

Einstein's Footprints and Beyond
SCIENCE

Einstein's Footprints and Beyond

Since the beginning of quantum physics, the movement and interaction of light with matter has been mathematically defined and comprehended predominantly through the lens of its energy. Max Planck, in a groundbreaking work in the foundations of quantum physics, in 1900 [more…]