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Crime fighting maths
Maths is not the first thing that springs to mind when you think about fighting crime. But a closer look reveals that it is behind many of the techniques that modern detectives rely on.
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illuminates the connection between light bulbs, logic and binary arithmetic.
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Using maths to simulate the behaviour of criminals.
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How the maths that is used to predict earthquakes can help fight gang crime.
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Fermat's little theorem and fake primes.
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