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A mathematical mystery begins...
September 27, 2004
Crack codes, solve a mystery and even win prizes in the University of Southampton's National Cipher Challenge.
How not to catch a sunbeam
September 10, 2004
Has the precious cargo of the crashed Genesis mission survived to tell us about the origins of our solar system?
Million dollar maths
September 1, 2004
Visit the front-line of science at the BA Festival of Science and hear about the million dollar world of mathematical proof
Maths for the broken-hearted
August 19, 2004
A mathematical understanding of what makes our hearts beat could save lives.
News just in...
August 3, 2004
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Virtually reducing the 3D load
July 20, 2004
Digital weight loss for Shrek and his virtual 3D buddies!
Ripped off at the beach
July 6, 2004
For the first time, scientists solve the equations to understand how flash rips are formed.
Maths on the wall
June 24, 2004
The beautiful "Maths goes Underground" posters are back by popular demand.
Why wait a second?
Why today is 24 hours and 1 second long.
El Niño: What on Earth will happen next?
El Niño is a climate event without equal, causing droughts, floods, hurricanes and typhoons around the globe...
Life's quantum crystal ball
Does the ability to predict the future define the fundamental difference between living and inanimate matter?
Maths in a minute: The Navier-Stokes equations
The mathematical problem with turbulence.
Kissing the curve – manifolds in many dimensions
Following on from our previous article about curvature of lines and surfaces, we now move up to curvature of...
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