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ISSUE 16 - December 2014

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Increasing Mathematics Engagement in an Astronomy Outreach Context (page 24)
Mark Woodland

FRAS, Outreach, Mathematics, Engagement


The ability to better understand the Universe is very enticing, but for many of us mathematics can be a steadfast barrier to getting there. This article explores the role of mathematics in astronomy outreach and shares my experience of using mathematics to engage an audience, rather than shying away from it.

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