The science of Origami

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David Hall

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Fermats Last Theorem and Andrew Wiles

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Digital Technology

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Why are we afraid of maths?

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Online Skype tuition

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Particle physics

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Testimonials

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Seven tips to doing well at IB Mathematics

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The link between complex numbers and trigonometry

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