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Google page rank algorithm
Happy 10th birthday Google!
And three cheers for the maths behind its success!
The amazing librarian
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!
Maths in a minute: Tiling troubles
Why there are only three regular polygons you can tile a wall with.
Want less traffic? Build fewer roads!
A mathematical "paradox" explains why more roads don't necessarily mean fewer traffic jams.
A five that fits
A brand-new pentagon to tile your wall with.
From Arsenal to RSA: An interview with Marcus du Sautoy
Marcus du Sautoy talks about football, cryptography, and numbers.
How a special kind of curve can keep your data safe.
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