Mathematics - General News

Meat free meat with maths

 Mathematics - General News
 08 September 2023
Don't like plant-based meat alternatives, but want to spare animals and the environment? There's hope on the horizon, aided by a good helping of maths. ...

Researcher turns one of the basic rules of construction upside down

 Mathematics - General News
 11 July 2023
Structural engineers are familiar with seventeenth-century scientist Robert Hooke's theory that a hanging chain will mirror the shape of an upstanding rigid arch. However, new research now shows that this common-held belief is incorrect because, regardless of the similarities, the hanging chain and...