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Testing times

Quantum mechanics is the physics of the extremely small. With something so far outside our everyday experience it's not surprising to find mathematics at the heart of it all. But at the quantum scale nothing in life is certain... Peter Landshoff explains.
New technology has provided us with some amazing images - satellite images, medical images, even images beamed back from Mars. Julian Stander tells us about the increasing role of statistics in interpreting them.

We know there is infinitely many primes, but are there infinitely many twin primes?

  • What's in a name?
  • Disaster
In his second article, David Henwood explains the role of mathematics in the design of Hi-Fi loudspeakers.