Evelyn Lamb
Evelyn Lamb is a freelance writer based in Salt Lake City.
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Math
How two outsiders tackled the mystery of arithmetic progressions
Computer scientists made progress on a decadesold puzzle in a subfield of mathematics known as combinatorics.

Math
‘Is Math Real?’ asks simple questions to explore math’s deepest truths
In her latest book, mathematician Eugenia Cheng invites readers to see math as more than just right or wrong answers.

Math
How Julia Robinson helped define the limits of mathematical knowledge
Born 100 years ago, Julia Robinson played a key role in solving Hilbert’s 10th problem.