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Career interview: Biomechanical engineer
explains how engineering can allow you to explore the unknown, from understanding how mechanical structures bend to investigating the way genes affect the shape of embryos.
And now, the weather...
Umbrella or no umbrella? New advances in weather forecasting will help us dodge hurricanes and protect against floods.
When will they blow?
Can maths help save lives by making more accurate predictions of future volcanic eruptions?
Maths for the broken-hearted
A mathematical understanding of what makes our hearts beat could save lives.
Career interview: Fluid mechanics researcher
studies the fluid mechanics of food travelling through the intestines for consumer goods giant Unilever.
Count-abel even if not solve-abel
The 2004 Abel Prize celebrates one of the great landmarks of 20th century mathematics.
Understanding the noise
A mathematical approach might simplify studying how our genes operate.
Imaging maths - Inside the Klein bottle
In the first of a new series 'Imaging Maths',
takes an illustrated tour of an extraordinary geometric construction: the
Mathematics shows that open source software beats closed source software in the race to fix bugs.
Meet the hyperbola
It might not be as familiar as the circle or parabola, but it's definitely worth getting to know the...
Maths takes flight
Soon you will be able to step inside a mathematical space and experience the beauty and importance of maths!
Fighting epidemics with maths
How maths helps us understand and fight infectious diseases.
Who made the laws of nature?
What gives an equation the right to call itself a law?
All's fair in love and maths
The bitter battle for the cubic equation.
The philosophy of cosmology
Can philosophy help explain our Universe?
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