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Author: Rachel Thomas
Happy 10th birthday Google!
And three cheers for the maths behind its success!
Guessing is good for you
Intuitive number sense linked to formal mathematics ability
Swimming in mathematics
The mathematics of foam coats Olympic swimming venue
10 years of bringing mathematics to life
celebrates its 10th birthday!
Career interview: Performance engineer - Rolls Royce
Adrian Bird, a performance engineer at Rolls Royce, tells
that it doesn't matter what anyone else thinks. You can follow your dreams to do maths and it can lead you to the skies.
No man is an island
Economists reveal that your neighbours significantly impact on your well-being.
Polygons in space
We may not have found life out there, but there is a hexagon on Saturn.
'Adam Spencer's Book of Numbers'
Have you got a favourite number? I have two — 3 and 8 — but I'm afraid my reasons aren't particularly interesting: I am born on the 3rd and 8 is two 3's joined together.
A new liquid breaks the laws of physics
Building Newton's nest
Nurturing the future of observational cosmology
Preserving species in the face of climate change
Can mathematics predict the inevitable consequences of climate change? And more importantly, can it suggest...
Happy birthday Claude Shannon!
You may not have heard his name, but you're making use of his work every single day: Claude Shannon, hailed...
Maths in a minute: The central limit theorem
Opinion polls, election forecasts, testing new medical drugs — none of these would be possible without the...
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.
Explaining weirdness with weirdness
A very strange way of explaining away the strangeness of quantum mechanics.
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