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Author: Rachel Thomas
Happy 10th birthday Google!
And three cheers for the maths behind its success!
Guessing is good for you
Intuitive number sense linked to formal mathematics ability
Swimming in mathematics
The mathematics of foam coats Olympic swimming venue
10 years of bringing mathematics to life
celebrates its 10th birthday!
Career interview: Performance engineer - Rolls Royce
Adrian Bird, a performance engineer at Rolls Royce, tells
that it doesn't matter what anyone else thinks. You can follow your dreams to do maths and it can lead you to the skies.
No man is an island
Economists reveal that your neighbours significantly impact on your well-being.
Polygons in space
We may not have found life out there, but there is a hexagon on Saturn.
'Adam Spencer's Book of Numbers'
Have you got a favourite number? I have two — 3 and 8 — but I'm afraid my reasons aren't particularly interesting: I am born on the 3rd and 8 is two 3's joined together.
A new liquid breaks the laws of physics
Building Newton's nest
Nurturing the future of observational cosmology
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...
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...
Researching the unknown
Science is much stranger than fiction. It suggests that our Universe may just be one of infinitely many which...
Exploring the financial ecosystem
Deciding who is to blame and who should pay for the financial crisis will be a hot topic at the G8 next week...
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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