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Bang up a boomerang!
Here's how you can make your own cross-shaped boomerang - and it's safe enough to fly indoors! Hugh rolls up his sleeves and proves that theory isn't everything.
Unspinning the boomerang
In this article, we look at the physics behind the curved flight path of a returning boomerang, and explain that boomerangs are really a kind of gyroscope. We even show you how to bang up a boomerang yourself!
Researching the unknown
Science is much stranger than fiction. It suggests that our Universe may just be one of infinitely many which...
The leaning tower of PISA?
This year's PISA results have caused predictable headlines, but do the statistics add up?
Mathematical man Friday
Who knew that Robinson Crusoe contained a lost chapter about maths? Help us find the hidden mathematical...
The fact that a sizeable proportion of the financial workforce is made up of physicists is one of the...
From 70 million to just 600...
This year has seen a flurry of results as mathematicians hunt down the elusive proof of the twin prime...
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