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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
site How long it would take to fall off various famous buildings! Calculating the time taken for an object to fall from a certan height is a hard calculation, and I... Big Ben, Bridge St, Westminster, London SW1A 2, UK
site Hypercube in Madrid Monument for the Spanish Constitution C/ José Gutiérrez Abascal
snapshot Infinity Bridge, Stockton-on-Tees This rather lovely little bridge connects the University of Durham's campus in Stockton-on-... Harvard Avenue, Stockton-on-Tees
site Iron Bridge, View of Iron Bridge, Cast Iron Bridge Iron Bridge, Shropshire The Iron Bridge was built in 1779 and was the first construction made of cast iron. Telford and Wrekin, TF8 7AQ
site James Clerk Maxwell Statue Statue of James Clerk Maxwell (1831-1879). Edinburgh EH2 2PQ, UK
site Took from http://www.gap-system.org/~history/Miscellaneous/Konigsberg.html Konigsberg bridges Famous problem of Konigsberg bridges has solution nowadays, but in Euler's time it didn't... Kaliningrad