What does the formation of galaxies have to do with oceanic migratory patterns and embryos? The answer may surprise you: Alan Turing.

If you’re interested in math, you probably already know Alan Turing, and if you don’t, you should. Alan Turing was an ingenious mathematician, computer scientist, and cryptist. He is without doubt the forefather to computers, artificial intelligence, algorithms, and theoretical computer science; he utilized his cryptology skills during World War II to help the Allies defeat the Nazis in many key battles, including the longest continuous military campaign of the war, the Battle of the Atlantic. …

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