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How to take a perfect penalty
Three steps for ensuring penalty success.
Blast it like Beckham?
What tactics should a soccer player use when taking a penalty kick? And what can the goalkeeper do to foil his plans?
uses Game Theory to find the answers, and looks at his World Cup predictions from last issue.
Crimes and earthquakes
How the maths that is used to predict earthquakes can help fight gang crime.
Why wait a second?
Why today is 24 hours and 1 second long.
Maths in a minute: Pretend primes
Fermat's little theorem and fake primes.
Communication and ball packing
What does packing balls in higher dimensions have to do with getting your message across?
Rewriting the enormous theorem
Mathematicians are busy tidying up the largest proof in history.
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