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August 2, 2004
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Virtually reducing the 3D load
July 19, 2004
Digital weight loss for Shrek and his virtual 3D buddies!
Ripped off at the beach
July 5, 2004
For the first time, scientists solve the equations to understand how flash rips are formed.
Maths on the wall
June 23, 2004
The beautiful "Maths goes Underground" posters are back by popular demand.
Seeking truth with statistics
June 13, 2004
Is complex statistical evidence being presented properly in court?
May 30, 2004
Using mathematics to do a head count, researchers have discovered the world's biggest jaguar population in a protected area.
Let there be light... (but not too much!)
May 19, 2004
Aquire the skills of a professional photographer thanks to some mathematical manipulation of your digital photos.
A rare view of Venus
May 14, 2004
The Venus transit on June 8 gives us the chance to measure the scale of the Solar System.
From 70 million to just 600...
This year has seen a flurry of results as mathematicians hunt down the elusive proof of the twin prime...
The fact that a sizeable proportion of the financial workforce is made up of physicists is one of the...
Researching the unknown
Science is much stranger than fiction. It suggests that our Universe may just be one of infinitely many which...
Mathematical man Friday
Who knew that Robinson Crusoe contained a lost chapter about maths? Help us find the hidden mathematical...
Establishing the philosophy of cosmology
Do the dramatic advances in cosmology in the last century herald a new golden age of philosophy? A new...
The philosophy of cosmology
Can philosophy help explain our Universe?
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