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Author: Rachel Thomas
A new kind of singing star
The Sun is no longer singing solo and is now part of a stellar choir
Is maths to blame?
Who is to blame for the current financial crisis?
Happy 10th birthday Google!
And three cheers for the maths behind its success!
Guessing is good for you
Intuitive number sense linked to formal mathematics ability
Swimming in mathematics
The mathematics of foam coats Olympic swimming venue
10 years of bringing mathematics to life
celebrates its 10th birthday!
Career interview: Performance engineer - Rolls Royce
Adrian Bird, a performance engineer at Rolls Royce, tells
that it doesn't matter what anyone else thinks. You can follow your dreams to do maths and it can lead you to the skies.
No man is an island
Economists reveal that your neighbours significantly impact on your well-being.
Polygons in space
We may not have found life out there, but there is a hexagon on Saturn.
'Adam Spencer's Book of Numbers'
Have you got a favourite number? I have two — 3 and 8 — but I'm afraid my reasons aren't particularly interesting: I am born on the 3rd and 8 is two 3's joined together.
Information about information
What is information and how does it shape our reality?
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.
So you think you can add up?
Why do we add fractions the way we do? A very close look at addition reveals the answer — and it also works...
Maths in a minute: Euclid's axioms
Five basic facts from the father of geometry.
The philosophy of cosmology
Can philosophy help explain our Universe?
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