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News from the world of Maths
Burning buried sunshine
November 10, 2003
How many ancient forests are in your tank?
Near miss or normal?
October 15, 2003
Is maths succeeding in putting astronomical threats in perspective?
Calling all code crackers
October 1, 2003
Fame, glory, and more importantly prizes are on offer in the National Cipher Challenge.
Just a little turbulence
September 9, 2003
Can researchers solve the mathematics of turbulence at the smallest scale?
Could maths have caught Shipman?
August 4, 2003
Harold Shipman could have been detected earlier by monitoring the death rates of his patients.
July 15, 2003
Mathematics shows that open source software beats closed source software in the race to fix bugs.
Dancing with Einstein
July 1, 2003
The Institute of Physics and Rambert Dance Company are planning to celebrate the theories of Einstein through dance.
Mission to Mars
June 16, 2003
The geometry says that now is the right time for a mission to Mars.
From bridges to networks
How a cute 18th century puzzle laid the foundations for one of the most modern areas of maths: network theory.
Researching the unknown
Science is much stranger than fiction. It suggests that our Universe may just be one of infinitely many which...
Cereal, sand and snow
As your cereal tumbled into your bowl this morning, were you daydreaming of sand dunes or snowy mountains? It...
Information about information
What is information and how does it shape our reality?
Searching for answers
The search for the missing Malaysia Airlines' flight MH370 was dramatically narrowed last week due to a...
The philosophy of cosmology
Can philosophy help explain our Universe?
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