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Brave young worlds
April 12, 2005
Extrasolar planets have been grabbing the headlines
New largest prime discovered!
April 7, 2005
7.8 million digits down, only 2.2 million more needed!
March 22, 2005
Maths may have the answer to why helices are so common in nature.
And the Oscar goes to...
March 7, 2005
Mathematics takes out a technology oscar.
February 10, 2005
How can lives be saved next time the earth moves?
The luck of the draw
January 20, 2005
A mathematical improbability in the Third Round of the FA Cup could have upset the Premiership sides.
December 17, 2004
Chaotic Christmas? Try crocheting chaos!
December 10, 2004
Mathematicians quest for the perfect poppyseed bagel!
Snakes and adders
How can an electronic device fed on a diet of 0s and 1s perform complex tasks? We explore the workings of...
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.
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.
No need for words
Where does our ability to do abstract maths come from? A new study sheds some fascinating light on the...
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