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News from the world of Maths
November 19, 2002
A rare first edition of Newton's mathematical masterpiece has been stolen! And is Newton the Greatest Briton?
Lightning fast forecasts
November 14, 2002
NASA uses mathematics to predict lightning strikes at the Kennedy Space Centre
Can cancer be cured?
November 1, 2002
Music to their ears
October 31, 2002
Can the music of Mozart help your mathematics?
October 24, 2002
Mathematics makes a clean sweep in the Nobel Prizes.
In skimming, spin's the thing
October 17, 2002
Find out how to beat the world record in stone skimming - you just need to do the maths!
October 8, 2002
Two computer science students and their professor prove testing for primes is easy - a result that has eluded mathematicians for centuries.
Putting it in perspective
September 26, 2002
Mathematics is helping the blind move forward and us all to step inside the past.
The 2013 Plus advent calendar
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Researching the unknown
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The fact that a sizeable proportion of the financial workforce is made up of physicists is one of the...
Information about information
What is information and how does it shape our reality?
The maths sense
You don't need to count to see that five apples are more than three oranges: you can tell just by looking....
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