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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.
Who's looking at you?
Observers are, of course, vital in physics: we test our theories by comparing them to our observations. But...
It's bigger on the inside!
The London Mathematical Society starts its 150th anniversary year with a bang.
From dust to us
Where planets are born is not necessarily where they will stay…
Blown off their feet
Two mathematicians' visit to the desert sheds new light on avalanches.
The Fibonacci sequence: A brief introduction
Anything involving bunny rabbits has to be good.
The philosophy of cosmology
Can philosophy help explain our Universe?
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