News from the world of Maths

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.

July 31, 2014

Our image of the week celebrates architect Antoni Gaudí's love of mathematical design.

July 30, 2014

Of numbers, beauty and bizarre animals.

July 24, 2014

We are very pleased with our new toy demonstrating the curvature of any smooth function – now you can try it out too!

July 24, 2014

Our image of the week!

July 18, 2014

One of our favourites images from the book 50 visions of mathematics. It is of a demonstration at Imperial College in 1887 of the mathematical principles behind (or should that be underneath?) the Forth Bridge.