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Monitoring the monitors
November 17, 2003
The Royal Statistical Society is calling for more effective performance monitoring.
Burning buried sunshine
November 10, 2003
How many ancient forests are in your tank?
Near miss or normal?
October 15, 2003
Is maths succeeding in putting astronomical threats in perspective?
Calling all code crackers
October 1, 2003
Fame, glory, and more importantly prizes are on offer in the National Cipher Challenge.
Just a little turbulence
September 9, 2003
Can researchers solve the mathematics of turbulence at the smallest scale?
Could maths have caught Shipman?
August 4, 2003
Harold Shipman could have been detected earlier by monitoring the death rates of his patients.
July 15, 2003
Mathematics shows that open source software beats closed source software in the race to fix bugs.
Dancing with Einstein
July 1, 2003
The Institute of Physics and Rambert Dance Company are planning to celebrate the theories of Einstein through dance.
Maths in a minute: Local connectivity
How crinkly is crinkly?
Why we want proof
What are mathematical proofs, why do we need them and what can they say about sheep?
David Spiegelhalter's new book Sex by numbers takes a statistical peek into the nation's bedrooms.
Emmy Noether: Against the odds
Emmy Noether, pioneering female mathematician, died 80 years ago.
Find the gap
There's been progress on one of the biggest open problems in maths: the twin prime conjecture.
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