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Born from broken symmetry
The 2008 Nobel Prize in Physics has been awarded.
2007 Nobel Prizes won by mathematicians
Ground breaking work in uncovering optimal funding mechanisms in financial markets
Winning background research
There might not be a Nobel Prize for mathematics, but maths is at the heart of the 2006 Nobel Prizes.
Game theory wins Nobel prize
Two game theorists share prize for their analyses of conflict and cooperation
Winning the first Abel Prize just might elevate mathematician Jean-Pierre Serre to celebrity status!
Mathematics makes a clean sweep in the Nobel Prizes.
And the winner is ...
Maths in a minute: Expectation
Why the expected outcome of rolling a die is 3.5.
Why quantum mechanics?
Why did physicists at the beginning of the 20th century feel they needed a new — and strange — theory?
How new geometries reshaped our world
The 19th century experienced a geometrical revolution. Find out how the new geometries that were discovered...
A ridiculously short introduction to some very basic quantum mechanics
Some general ideas in very few words and without equations.
Eight great reasons to do maths
In 2012 the UK government launched a list of the Eight Great technologies of the future. Here's what they are...
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