# matrix

Can physics shed new light on understanding language? Sanjaye Ramgoolam tells us about his exciting new approach that brings together theoretical physics, mathematics and computer science.

Can physics shed new light on understanding language? An exciting new approach that brings together theoretical physics, mathematics and computer science might give us a new way to capture what makes a language unique.

Can physics shed new light on understanding language? An exciting new approach that brings together theoretical physics, mathematics and computer science might give us a new way to capture what makes a language unique.

Can physics shed new light on understanding language? An exciting new approach that brings together theoretical physics, mathematics and computer science might give us a new way to capture what makes a language unique.

How do you make a stealth aircraft that's invisible to radar? An area of maths called random matrix theory holds the answer.

**Josefina Alvarez**describes the workings of the most famous search engine of them all. You'll need some linear algebra for this one, but it's worth the while!

**mathematics of perspective**, researchers are now able to produce three-dimensional reconstructions of the scenes depicted in these works.

**Paulus Gerdes**takes us on a tour of the mathematical properties of some beautiful designs inspired by the traditional art of Angolan tribespeople.