Mathematics ARTICLES

A kind of magic: £3m project will teach science through mystery

An EU-funded initiative will develop new ways to teach STEM subjects by exploiting the universal appeal of magic tricks, myths and mysteries...

Zombies offer fresh insights into crowd behaviour

Zombie simulator reveals how stress can impact decision making and crowd behaviour during emergency evacuations…

App provides window on creative process

Repentir app created by team from Newcastle and Northumbria Universities lets gallery users see beneath the surface into a painting's past
Repentir in use

'Hedonometer' measures global happiness via tweets

University of Vermont and MITRE researchers have developed a way to monitor happiness in real time on a global scale using tweets
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