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I've got your number - Soon the maths-phobic will have nowhere left to hide.
Running a lottery, for beginners
There are many different types of lottery around the world, but they all share a common aim: to make money.
explains why lotteries are the way they are.
101 uses of a quadratic equation: Part II
In issue 29 of
, we heard how a simple mathematical equation became the subject of a debate in the UK parliament.
continue the story of the mighty quadratic equation.
Mathematics for aliens
It has often been observed that mathematics is astonishingly effective as a tool for understanding the universe. But, asks
, why should this be? Is mathematics a universal truth, and how would we tell?
Outer space: A sense of proportion
Information about information
What is information and how does it shape our reality?
How a special kind of curve can keep your data safe.
Maths in a minute: Pretend primes
Fermat's little theorem and fake primes.
Crimes and earthquakes
How the maths that is used to predict earthquakes can help fight gang crime.
From Arsenal to RSA: An interview with Marcus du Sautoy
Marcus du Sautoy talks about football, cryptography, and numbers.
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