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Author: Marianne Freiberger
Just a second
A brief history of time keeping
Love's a gamble
Mathematicians in search of romantic success
What happens to bent pasta?
How to measure a million
The risks in
Who wants to be a millionaire?
Career interview: Financial maths course director
Riaz Ahmad's mathematical career has led him from the complexities of blood flow to the risks of the financial markets via underwater acoustics.
found out how maths can explain all this and more.
Not just knots: the secrets of khipu
The Inka way of counting
A computer program that can learn languages
A new time machine
Take a journey to the limits of common sense
The search for the maths gene
Networks: nasty and nice
Maths brings down the Mafia
Science fiction, science fact: reports from the frontiers of physics
What is time? What is space? Are there parallel universes? Join Plus and FQXi on a journey exploring these...
Researching the unknown
Science is much stranger than fiction. It suggests that our Universe may just be one of infinitely many which...
Make a difference to mathematics
Folding the future: From origami to engineering
Back in the days before smart phones with GPS functions became ubiquitous we had maps. Remember how hard it...
Putting Turing on stage
Alan Turing was a mathematician and WWII code breaker who was convicted of homosexuality in the 1950s,...
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