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And now, the weather...
November 5, 2004
Umbrella or no umbrella? New advances in weather forecasting will help us dodge hurricanes and protect against floods.
Who do you trust?
November 2, 2004
Statisticians welcome a call to make official statistics independent - but can it really be done in one hour?
When will they blow?
October 17, 2004
Can maths help save lives by making more accurate predictions of future volcanic eruptions?
A mathematical mystery begins...
September 26, 2004
Crack codes, solve a mystery and even win prizes in the University of Southampton's National Cipher Challenge.
How not to catch a sunbeam
September 9, 2004
Has the precious cargo of the crashed Genesis mission survived to tell us about the origins of our solar system?
Million dollar maths
August 31, 2004
Visit the front-line of science at the BA Festival of Science and hear about the million dollar world of mathematical proof
Maths for the broken-hearted
August 18, 2004
A mathematical understanding of what makes our hearts beat could save lives.
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August 2, 2004
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Folding a piece of paper in half might be easy, but what about into thirds, fifths, or thirteenths? Here is...
What is infinity?
Take a trip into the never-ending.
Can you measure information?
Can you measure information? It's a tricky question — but people have tried and come up with very...
Monsters, moonshine and shadows
Not just the ingredients for a fairy tale...
Making Two Tribes fairer
In the TV game show Two Tribes teams can have unequal sizes. Is that fair?
The philosophy of cosmology
Can philosophy help explain our Universe?
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