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Improved robotic testing systems

New mathematical models can give us better and cheaper robotic systems.

New mathematical logic could have averted the attack on Saddam

A completely new type of mathematical logic has the potential to improve intelligence services worldwide. The US Army has already expressed keen interest.

Mathematics to reveal the secrets of the brain

Researchers will now be using mathematical modelling and heavy computations to understand how the brain can both remember and learn.

Abstract maths can boost machinery

Abstract mathematical models can help businesses optimise their manufacturing equipment, new study suggests.

Simulations can foresee cerebral haemorrhage

Newly developed simulations are able tell us whether or not a brain aneurism needs to be treated. The lethal bulges can soon be discovered by listening to the eye.

Danish Viking fortresses were designed to fend off other Vikings

After four years, the excavation of the famous Viking fortress, Borgring, is coming to a close and archaeologists can now describe the fortress in a broader perspective: An anti-Viking defence that allowed the Danish King to forge a new, mobile army.