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Struggling for sixteen
December 16, 2003
A new attempt to solve Hilbert's 16th problem is causing controversy.
December 8, 2003
Researchers observe the Inverse Doppler effect for the first time.
Erasing experimental error
November 24, 2003
A new project hopes to reduce the experimental error in science teaching.
Monitoring the monitors
November 17, 2003
The Royal Statistical Society is calling for more effective performance monitoring.
Burning buried sunshine
November 10, 2003
How many ancient forests are in your tank?
Near miss or normal?
October 14, 2003
Is maths succeeding in putting astronomical threats in perspective?
Calling all code crackers
September 30, 2003
Fame, glory, and more importantly prizes are on offer in the National Cipher Challenge.
Just a little turbulence
September 8, 2003
Can researchers solve the mathematics of turbulence at the smallest scale?
Information about information
What is information and how does it shape our reality?
Blown off their feet
Two mathematicians' visit to the desert sheds new light on avalanches.
Kepler discovers five new worlds
The telescope discovers the oldest solar system to date.
How to approximate the English language using maths.
How long can we survive a zombie invasion?
Can a mathematical model of zombies' movements allow the human race to survive impending doom?
The philosophy of cosmology
Can philosophy help explain our Universe?
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