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News from the world of Maths
Welcome to the maths lab
November 22, 2004
Has mathematics become an experimental science?
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 17, 2004
Can maths help save lives by making more accurate predictions of future volcanic eruptions?
A mathematical mystery begins...
September 26, 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 9, 2004
Has the precious cargo of the crashed Genesis mission survived to tell us about the origins of our solar system?
Million dollar maths
August 31, 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 18, 2004
A mathematical understanding of what makes our hearts beat could save lives.
Outer space: Where to stand to look at statues
John D. Barrow tells us how to get the best view!
Maths in a minute: Euclid's axioms
Five basic facts from the father of geometry.
So you think you can add up?
Why do we add fractions the way we do? A very close look at addition reveals the answer — and it also works...
Information about information
What is information and how does it shape our reality?
Solving quadratics in pictures
How to derive the famous quadratic formula from pictures, just like the Babylonians did.
The philosophy of cosmology
Can philosophy help explain our Universe?
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