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Forces in Translation

Making Lines… basketry : anthropology : mathematics Forces in Translation online event: Wednesday 23rd and 30th June Making and thinking about the material and mathematical qualities of lines. Week 1 Focuses on twists…

Celebrating Brazilian Favelas

Maré from the Inside / Maré de Dentro is an interactive visual and textual exhibit developed through the collaboration of Brazilian and Global North-based artists, activists, and academics, including Dr Nicholas Barnes…

Using Wikipedia’s Force for Good

Everyone will at some point in their life have heard “don’t trust Wikipedia because anyone can edit it” and students are often discouraged from referencing Wikipedia as their sources for their essays. However, in the…

Peru facing rural Covid-19 disaster

A disaster is looming in Peru caused by Covid-19 as thousands return to their rural homes where there are limited resources and facilities, according to research carried out at the University of St Andrews. When…