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News from the world of Maths
How to measure a million
September 4, 2005
The risks in
Who wants to be a millionaire?
Not just knots: the secrets of khipu
August 25, 2005
The Inka way of counting
August 11, 2005
A computer program that can learn languages
A new time machine
July 26, 2005
Take a journey to the limits of common sense
July 13, 2005
The search for the maths gene
Networks: nasty and nice
July 4, 2005
Maths brings down the Mafia
The artist's fractal fingerprint
June 13, 2005
Fractal geometry can identify Jackson Pollock's paintings
June 1, 2005
A major advance towards the twin prime conjecture
In the eye of the chicken
How chickens' eyes solve a subtle maths problem.
Why are we here?
David Sloan calculates how likely it is that our Universe exists. He explains to us how, and why the answer...
El duende flamenco de Paco de Lucía
The funeral of the great flamenco guitarist, Paco de Lucia, this week reminded us of the mathematical and...
Infinity or -1/12?
What do you get when you add up all the natural numbers 1+2+3+4+ ... ? Not -1/12! We explore a strange result...
Researching the unknown
Science is much stranger than fiction. It suggests that our Universe may just be one of infinitely many which...
The philosophy of cosmology
Can philosophy help explain our Universe?
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