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Go figure

The web could revolutionise the way we solve the world’s toughest mathematical problems
Jim Giles  

How Merck made a killing

Stockmarket pressure to find "blockbuster" drugs has forced drug companies to push products to market ever more aggressively. In the case of Merck's painkiller Vioxx, this had disastrous and lethal results. This is the story of how a blockbuster backfired
Jim Giles