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Type Picture Title Introduction Address
snapshot Golden Ratio in Tikal? I noticed the golden ratio in the "Great Jaguar" temple in Tikal, Guatemala (700 a.d.) Tikal National Park, Guatemala
site GPS and geometry GPS and geometry Most of us will use GPS in our phones or our sat navs to help us travel to any of these Maths in... Cornmarket St, Oxford, Oxfordshire OX1 3, UK
site (MitC featured) The Tate Modern Art Gallery Graphs and networks at the Tate Modern, London As we start our walking tour of London, we cast our minds back to a walking tour over another river... Sumner Street, Bankside, London SE1 9TG
site Greenwich Park Mathematics treasure hunt. This is a treasure hunt starting with taking pictures of shapes, (2D, 3D, objects with certain... Greenwich Park, Greenwich, Greater London, UK
site Musée du Louvre Guarding the Mona Lisa - The Art Gallery Problem Imagine you are installing a security system within the Louvre Museum in Paris to protect Leonardo... Rue du Louvre, Paris, France
site Guiness World Record Puzzle Trail The Alnwick Garden Puzzle Trail won the Guiness World Record for the largest maths class outside... Alnwick, Northumberland NE66 1YU, UK
site Hartlepool's Maritime Experience Hartlepool Maritime Mathematics Trail created by Hartlepool schools, The Industrial Trust and Dr... Maritime Ave, Hartlepool TS24 0, UK
site Depiction, working principal, tank, tower appearance Historical Water Tower in Darmstadt Only four water towers of this kind were installed through out Germany, but this is the only... Bismarckstraße 179, 64293 Darmstadt, Germany
site (MitC featured) The egg-shaped dome of the Hong Kong Space Museum (East Wing) Hong Kong Space Museum (East Wing) "This dome has got to be a hemisphere!" my friend protested the other day. "No! It... 10 Salisbury Road, Kowloon, Hong Kong
site How far is it to the horizon? A short investigation combining maths and history to determine the distance to the horizon and... Plymouth, UK