Author: Rachel Thomas

The bitter battle for the cubic equation.

It might not be as familiar as the circle or parabola, but it's definitely worth getting to know the hyperbola!

Soon you will be able to step inside a mathematical space and experience the beauty and importance of maths!

We enjoyed Manjul Bhargava's Fields medal lecture so much we wanted to share it with you!

Stanley Osher has won the 2014 Gauss Prize for his revolutionary impact in areas including medical imaging, sonic booms, movie animation and microchip design and
manufacture.

From a smile to a line drawing by Picasso, curves bring great beauty to our world. But how curvy is a curve?

Patterns and structures lie at the heart of mathematics, some even say they are mathematics. But how do they help us do mathematics?

Many materials around us are oxides – such as rocks, window glass and some of the materials used in your computer. These materials may seem hard and rigid, but mathematics reveals a hidden flexibility that can explain many of their properties.

We joined HRH Princess Anne and many great mathematicians to celebrating 50 years of the IMA at the Royal Society.