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And now, the weather...
November 5, 2004
Umbrella or no umbrella? New advances in weather forecasting will help us dodge hurricanes and protect against floods.
Who do you trust?
November 2, 2004
Statisticians welcome a call to make official statistics independent - but can it really be done in one hour?
When will they blow?
October 18, 2004
Can maths help save lives by making more accurate predictions of future volcanic eruptions?
A mathematical mystery begins...
September 27, 2004
Crack codes, solve a mystery and even win prizes in the University of Southampton's National Cipher Challenge.
How not to catch a sunbeam
September 10, 2004
Has the precious cargo of the crashed Genesis mission survived to tell us about the origins of our solar system?
Million dollar maths
September 1, 2004
Visit the front-line of science at the BA Festival of Science and hear about the million dollar world of mathematical proof
Maths for the broken-hearted
August 19, 2004
A mathematical understanding of what makes our hearts beat could save lives.
News just in...
August 3, 2004
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Easy as 1, 2, 3?
The natural numbers, 1, 2, 3, 4, ..., are nice. So what could be nicer than discovering interesting patterns...
Like spirals and flowers? Then you'll love polar coordinates and the pretty pictures they allow you to draw!
Searching for answers
The search for the missing Malaysia Airlines' flight MH370 was dramatically narrowed last week due to a...
A brief history of quantum field theory
Something called quantum field theory has been hugely successful in describing the fundamental forces and...
Information about information
What is information and how does it shape our reality?
The philosophy of cosmology
Can philosophy help explain our Universe?
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