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Author: Rachel Thomas
Career interview: furniture design
Two designers tell us how they took the long way round to design, and how the maths and science they took in on the way helps them with their work today.
Chaos is not a desk toy
Physicists create a quantum Newton's cradle - and witness an absence of chaos for the first time.
Helping business make a crust
The new Maths KTN is showing business how to do mathematics and mathematics how to do business.
Abel to iPod
The 2006 Abel prize celebrates the mathematician who helped make mp3s possible.
Now you see it, now you don't
Mathematicians may make the "invisibility cloak" more powerful
The Millennium Mathematics Project wins the Queen's Anniversary Prize.
Getting a handle on soap
Mathematicians find a new minimal surface
New largest prime discovered!
7.8 million digits down, only 2.2 million more needed!
Maths may have the answer to why helices are so common in nature.
And the Oscar goes to...
Mathematics takes out a technology oscar.
Information about information
What is information and how does it shape our reality?
The physics of elementary particles: Part I
It's amazing to think that our world is based on a handful of fundamental particles and forces. Find out how...
Maths in a minute: Local connectivity
How crinkly is crinkly?
Why a perfect voting system is mathematically impossible.
How to predict an election
Forecasting election results is a sophisticated business.
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