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How maths can make you rich and famous
One million dollars is waiting to be won by anyone who can solve one of the
grand mathematical challenges
of the 21st century. But be warned...these problems are hard. In the first of two articles, Chris Budd explains how to hit the bigtime.
Information overload - how mathematicians are helping us all to make sense of the vast amount of information now available to us
Sum problems - can you be good at mathematics without being good at arithmetic?
Readers' corner - Meet Mandy, the cuddly Mandelbrot set!
100 years after the birth of Paul Dirac, mathematicians and physicists gather to celebrate his beautiful work.
Why the Met Office needs a £97m supercomputer
The complex maths of weather and climate.
Solving quadratics in pictures
How to derive the famous quadratic formula from pictures, just like the Babylonians did.
Trisecting an angle with origami
How to solve an ancient problem in a few folds.
Information about information
What is information and how does it shape our reality?
Ebola: Evidence from numbers
Why maths is an important tool in the fight against Ebola.
The philosophy of cosmology
Can philosophy help explain our Universe?
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