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How to measure a million
September 4, 2005
The risks in
Who wants to be a millionaire?
Not just knots: the secrets of khipu
August 25, 2005
The Inka way of counting
August 11, 2005
A computer program that can learn languages
A new time machine
July 26, 2005
Take a journey to the limits of common sense
July 13, 2005
The search for the maths gene
Networks: nasty and nice
July 4, 2005
Maths brings down the Mafia
The artist's fractal fingerprint
June 13, 2005
Fractal geometry can identify Jackson Pollock's paintings
June 1, 2005
A major advance towards the twin prime conjecture
Mathematical man Friday
Who knew that Robinson Crusoe contained a lost chapter about maths? Help us find the hidden mathematical...
The leaning tower of PISA?
This year's PISA results have caused predictable headlines, but do the statistics add up?
Struggling with chance
A 1 in 14 million chance to win the lottery, a 5% risk of cancer, a 50:50 chance of heads on a coin — we deal...
The life and numbers of Fibonacci
The Fibonacci sequence – 0, 1, 1, 2, 3, 5, 8, 13, ... – is one of the most famous pieces of mathematics. We...
Researching the unknown
Science is much stranger than fiction. It suggests that our Universe may just be one of infinitely many which...
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