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Author: Claire Ellis
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.
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...
Does light have weight? Newton thought so. His laws predicted that gravity would bend of light, two centuries...
Stubborn equations and the study of symmetry
An impossible equation, two tragic heroes and the mathematical study of symmetry
In a lower dimension
Could the world be simpler than our senses suggest?
The philosophy of cosmology
Can philosophy help explain our Universe?
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