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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
Eight great reasons to do maths
In 2012 the UK government launched a list of the Eight Great technologies of the future. Here's what they are...
Climbing the Twitter ladder
How popular and successful are you? Not as much as your friends is the sad answer, at least as far as...
A ridiculously short introduction to some very basic quantum mechanics
Some general ideas in very few words and without equations.
Humans, machines, and the future of work
With intelligent machines taking over more and more of our jobs, what does the rise of AI mean for humanity?
Maths in a minute: Expectation
Why the expected outcome of rolling a die is 3.5.
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