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2007 Nobel Prizes won by mathematicians
Ground breaking work in uncovering optimal funding mechanisms in financial markets
Winning background research
There might not be a Nobel Prize for mathematics, but maths is at the heart of the 2006 Nobel Prizes.
Game theory wins Nobel prize
Two game theorists share prize for their analyses of conflict and cooperation
Winning the first Abel Prize just might elevate mathematician Jean-Pierre Serre to celebrity status!
Mathematics makes a clean sweep in the Nobel Prizes.
And the winner is ...
How many melodies are there?
Given there's a finite number of notes on a scale, can we still find a brand new melody? Perhaps they've all...
Trisecting an angle with origami
How to solve an ancient problem in a few folds.
Solving quadratics in pictures
How to derive the famous quadratic formula from pictures, just like the Babylonians did.
Outer space: Where to stand to look at statues
John D. Barrow tells us how to get the best view!
Why the Met Office needs a £97m supercomputer
The complex maths of weather and climate.
The philosophy of cosmology
Can philosophy help explain our Universe?
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