News from the world of Maths

August 13, 2014

Martin Hairer's is being honoured for a major breakthrough that gives a way of attacking problems that had previously been impenetrable.

August 13, 2014

Artur Avila is being honoured for "formidable technical power, the ingenuity and tenacity of a master problem-solver, and an unerring sense for deep and
significant questions."

August 13, 2014

Manjul Bhargava is being honoured as a number theorist of "extraordinary creativity," with "a taste for simple problems of timeless beauty."

August 13, 2014

The ICM 2014 in Seoul is off to a great start!

August 11, 2014
We have set up our temporary headquarters in Seoul, South Korea, to attend the International Congress of Mathematicians.
August 7, 2014

How do you write numbers as string of 0s and 1s?

August 7, 2014

Our image of the week shows a beautiful surface with many singularities.

August 7, 2014

One of our favourite mathematicians, Marcus du Sautoy, will receive the 2014 Christopher Zeeman medal for the promotion of mathematics to the public.