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Author: Rachel Thomas
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.
A new liquid breaks the laws of physics
Building Newton's nest
Nurturing the future of observational cosmology
Travel-time maps - transforming our view of transport
A new way to use old data can help you assess your travel options
Mathematics illustrates the forefront of visualising science
Information about information
What is information and how does it shape our reality?
Blown off their feet
Two mathematicians' visit to the desert sheds new light on avalanches.
Who's looking at you?
Observers are, of course, vital in physics: we test our theories by comparing them to our observations. But...
How long can we survive a zombie invasion?
Can a mathematical model of zombies' movements allow the human race to survive impending doom?
Steady on, Einstein
To celebrate the release of more English translations of Einstein's papers, we revisit one of his previously...
The philosophy of cosmology
Can philosophy help explain our Universe?
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