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Image analysis - a modern application of mathematics
New technology has provided us with some amazing images - satellite images, medical images, even images beamed back from Mars.
tells us about the increasing role of statistics in interpreting them.
Career interview - Actuarial Student
Find out about what it is like to work as an actuary with Watson Wyatt Partners Worldwide. There's also salary information and a careers contact point.
What's in a name?
Mathematical mysteries: twin primes
We know there is infinitely many primes, but are there infinitely many twin primes?
What a coincidence!
Coincidences are familiar to us all but what are the so-called laws of chance? From coin tossing to freak weather events,
explains how probability is at the heart of it all.
Natural frequencies and music
In the first of two articles,
discusses the vibrations that can be harnessed by musical instrument makers.
In his second article,
explains the role of mathematics in the design of Hi-Fi loudspeakers.
Information about information
What is information and how does it shape our reality?
Making Two Tribes fairer
In the TV game show Two Tribes teams can have unequal sizes. Is that fair?
What is infinity?
Take a trip into the never-ending.
Folding a piece of paper in half might be easy, but what about into thirds, fifths, or thirteenths? Here is...
Monsters, moonshine and shadows
Not just the ingredients for a fairy tale...
The philosophy of cosmology
Can philosophy help explain our Universe?
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