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Author: D.A. Quinney
Daniel Bernoulli and the making of the fluid equation
Daniel Bernoulli (1700-1782) discovered the relationship between the density of a fluid in a pipe, the speed it is travelling in the pipe and the pressure exerted by the fluid against the walls of the pipe. This is the story of what happened.
Preserving species in the face of climate change
Can mathematics predict the inevitable consequences of climate change? And more importantly, can it suggest...
Explaining weirdness with weirdness
A very strange way of explaining away the strangeness of quantum mechanics.
Snakes and adders
How can an electronic device fed on a diet of 0s and 1s perform complex tasks? We explore the workings of...
Don't judge a black hole by its area
Find out how some black holes are bigger on the inside than they are on the outside.
What the eye can't see
From cancer treatments to counting trees: the maths behind image analysis makes it all possible.
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