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Submitted by plusadmin on December 1, 1999
Everybody likes a nice surprise and this issue of
is packed with them. Impress your friends with Indian rope tricks, amazing feats of memory, and find out if high icecream sales really do cause shark attacks.
Outer space: Where to stand to look at statues
John D. Barrow tells us how to get the best view!
Solving quadratics in pictures
How to derive the famous quadratic formula from pictures, just like the Babylonians did.
Ebola: Evidence from numbers
Why maths is an important tool in the fight against Ebola.
Trisecting an angle with origami
How to solve an ancient problem in a few folds.
How many melodies are there?
Given there's a finite number of notes on a scale, can we still find a brand new melody? Perhaps they've all...
The philosophy of cosmology
Can philosophy help explain our Universe?
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