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Outer space: Monkey business
The tsunami of December 26th 2004 has focused the world's attention on this terrifying consequence of an underwater earthquake.
explores the underlying wave mathematics.
Exploring the Enigma
During the Second World War, the Allies' codebreakers worked at Bletchley Park to decipher the supposedly unbreakable Enigma code.
tells us about their heroic efforts, which historians believe shortened the war by two years.
In the first of two articles,
takes a tour through the history of codes and the prospects for truly unbreakable quantum cryptography.
Information about information
What is information and how does it shape our reality?
All's fair in love and maths
The bitter battle for the cubic equation.
Meet the hyperbola
It might not be as familiar as the circle or parabola, but it's definitely worth getting to know the...
In a lower dimension
Could the world be simpler than our senses suggest?
What makes a number a constant of nature?
The philosophy of cosmology
Can philosophy help explain our Universe?
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