Maths busking

Sara Santos

Sara Santos busking on the streets of Krakow.

The 6th European Congress of Mathematics, which took place in Krakow at the beginning of July, wasn't just about mathematicians talking to each other. On the streets of Krakow maths buskers were entertaining the public, handcuffing innocent Krakowians, constructing emergency pentagons and reading minds. So what is maths busking all about? We caught up with Sara Santos, the director of the project, and one of her volunteers to find out.

To find out more about mathematical busking visit the maths busking website.

Listen to the maths buskers