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History & The Arts 

Latitude and Longitude

When people began to travel long distances over deserts or seas, they needed a way to fix their position. Accordingly, a global grid was developed, incorporating lines of latitude and longitude.

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Science, Maths & Technology 

Explainer: Einstein's Theory of General Relativity

What exactly is Einstein's Theory of General Relativity all about? And why does it matter?

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Science, Maths & Technology 

Maps without boundaries

Tony Hirst looks at how our Global Positioning Systems can contribute to collaborative map making

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Who's watching you work? Surveillance in business article icon

Money & Business 

Who's watching you work? Surveillance in business

Businesses are increasingly using surveillance techniques and technologies to keep an eye on customers and employees.

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Money & Business 

Keeping customers

As corporations spread beyond national boundaries, how can you keep all your customers happy - wherever they are?

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