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Author: Rachel Thomas
Fashion gets physical
Solving the mathematics of drapery may help change the way we shop.
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Understanding the noise
A mathematical approach might simplify studying how our genes operate.
Struggling for sixteen
A new attempt to solve Hilbert's 16th problem is causing controversy.
Researchers observe the Inverse Doppler effect for the first time.
Burning buried sunshine
How many ancient forests are in your tank?
Career interview: Audio software engineer
Skot McDonald talks to
about how he uses mathematics to understand music, and how he managed to combine his passions for music and computing to create a successful career.
Near miss or normal?
Is maths succeeding in putting astronomical threats in perspective?
Calling all code crackers
Fame, glory, and more importantly prizes are on offer in the National Cipher Challenge.
Just a little turbulence
Can researchers solve the mathematics of turbulence at the smallest scale?
Ebola: Evidence from numbers
Why maths is an important tool in the fight against Ebola.
Maths in a minute: Euclid's axioms
Five basic facts from the father of geometry.
Why the Met Office needs a £97m supercomputer
The complex maths of weather and climate.
Trisecting an angle with origami
How to solve an ancient problem in a few folds.
Outer space: Where to stand to look at statues
John D. Barrow tells us how to get the best view!
The philosophy of cosmology
Can philosophy help explain our Universe?
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