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Outer space: What goes up must come down
How large are the forces acting on a gymnast swinging on the high bar?
If boomerangs are really gyroscopes, then what are gyroscopes? In this article, we explore some more of the physics of gyroscopes, and demonstrate some interesting experiments you can do with them.
Why quantum mechanics?
Why did physicists at the beginning of the 20th century feel they needed a new — and strange — theory?
Maths in a minute: Expectation
Why the expected outcome of rolling a die is 3.5.
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...
Everybody's talking about Big Data. But what exactly do they mean?
A ridiculously short introduction to some very basic quantum mechanics
Some general ideas in very few words and without equations.
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