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News from the world of Maths
The artist's fractal fingerprint
June 13, 2005
Fractal geometry can identify Jackson Pollock's paintings
June 1, 2005
A major advance towards the twin prime conjecture
United Kingdom - twelve points
May 14, 2005
The maths of the Eurovision song contest
Another proof for Fermat's last theorem
May 5, 2005
A mathematician finds another proof for Fermat's last theorem
April 27, 2005
Do you need language to do maths?
A differential story
April 19, 2005
Peter D Lax wins the Abel Prize 2005.
Brave young worlds
April 12, 2005
Extrasolar planets have been grabbing the headlines
New largest prime discovered!
April 7, 2005
7.8 million digits down, only 2.2 million more needed!
The 2013 Plus advent calendar
Is it cold outside? Yes! The fire warm? Yes! Snow on its way? Yes! Do we love Christmas? YES! Celebrate the...
The life and numbers of Fibonacci
The Fibonacci sequence – 0, 1, 1, 2, 3, 5, 8, 13, ... – is one of the most famous pieces of mathematics. We...
The fact that a sizeable proportion of the financial workforce is made up of physicists is one of the...
Information about information
What is information and how does it shape our reality?
Struggling with chance
A 1 in 14 million chance to win the lottery, a 5% risk of cancer, a 50:50 chance of heads on a coin — we deal...
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