News from the world of Maths

November 12, 2014

Why do diamonds sparkle? Where is the 4th dimension in Dali's paintings? Find out the answer to these and 98 other questions about maths and art at John Barrow's talk to launch his new book.

November 5, 2014

Our image of the week is all about chemistry!

November 3, 2014

Why does a long pole help balance?

November 3, 2014

The complex maths of weather and climate.

October 29, 2014

Why sloppy estimates of pi simply aren't good enough.

October 23, 2014

Happy tenth birthday to Maths Inspiration – the fantastic project that has delivered interactive maths shows to over 100,000 teenagers!

October 23, 2014

How maths helps us understand and fight infectious diseases.

October 22, 2014

Our image of the week shows the courtyard of the British Museum in London with its beautiful glass and steel roof.