News from the world of Maths

December 7, 2010

How does Santa manage to squeeze through chimneys? How do reindeers manage to fly? When will I get the Christmas shopping done? These things are mysteries, so in keeping with the mood, Door 8 opens on some of our favourite mysteries from the world of maths.

December 2, 2010

When you saw us outside building snow-mathematicians and throwing snowballs we weren't just larking about, honestly! We were actually conducting in-depth research into symmetry and trajectories — and here our results, behind door number 2...

December 2, 2010

The end of the year (as well as a Plus birthday) put us in the mood to reflect on mathematical milestones. Celebrate with us behind door number 3...

December 1, 2010

Inspired by the Science in School Advent Calendar, here is the 1st door to open.... I wonder what is inside?