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August 2, 2004
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Virtually reducing the 3D load
July 19, 2004
Digital weight loss for Shrek and his virtual 3D buddies!
Ripped off at the beach
July 5, 2004
For the first time, scientists solve the equations to understand how flash rips are formed.
Maths on the wall
June 23, 2004
The beautiful "Maths goes Underground" posters are back by popular demand.
Seeking truth with statistics
June 13, 2004
Is complex statistical evidence being presented properly in court?
May 30, 2004
Using mathematics to do a head count, researchers have discovered the world's biggest jaguar population in a protected area.
Let there be light... (but not too much!)
May 19, 2004
Aquire the skills of a professional photographer thanks to some mathematical manipulation of your digital photos.
A rare view of Venus
May 14, 2004
The Venus transit on June 8 gives us the chance to measure the scale of the Solar System.
Ramanujan surprises again
A fascinating discovery sheds new light on the work of the Indian mathematician Srinivasa Ramanujan.
Where would the world be without mathematics?
A new competition invites young people aged 11 to 19 to explore the history of maths for a chance to win cash...
Playing with numbers
Here's a game: pick a positive natural number and if yours is the smallest number no one else has picked, you...
Physics in a minute: What's the problem with quantum gravity?
At the heart of modern physics lurks a terrible puzzle: the two main theories that describe the world we...
What is a black hole – physically?
Small, dark, and very hard to see. This and far more indepth answers to every question you ever wanted to...
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