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New largest prime discovered!
April 7, 2005
7.8 million digits down, only 2.2 million more needed!
March 22, 2005
Maths may have the answer to why helices are so common in nature.
And the Oscar goes to...
March 7, 2005
Mathematics takes out a technology oscar.
February 10, 2005
How can lives be saved next time the earth moves?
The luck of the draw
January 20, 2005
A mathematical improbability in the Third Round of the FA Cup could have upset the Premiership sides.
December 17, 2004
Chaotic Christmas? Try crocheting chaos!
December 10, 2004
Mathematicians quest for the perfect poppyseed bagel!
Welcome to the maths lab
November 22, 2004
Has mathematics become an experimental science?
Middle class problems
A famous question involving networks appears to have come closer to an answer.
Physics in a minute: What's the problem with quantum gravity?
At the heart of modern physics lurks a terrible puzzle: the two main theories that describe the world we...
What is a black hole – mathematically?
Pau Figueras explains how Einstein's theories predicted the existence of black holes, and how to describe...
Where would the world be without mathematics?
A new competition invites young people aged 11 to 19 to explore the history of maths for a chance to win cash...
Playing with numbers
Here's a game: pick a positive natural number and if yours is the smallest number no one else has picked, you...
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