News from the world of Maths

April 29, 2003
The work of Donald Coxeter, who died on 31 March 2003, will continue to inspire both mathematicians and artists.
April 22, 2003
Winning the first Abel Prize just might elevate mathematician Jean-Pierre Serre to celebrity status!
April 7, 2003
As the largest experiment ever conducted on GM crops ends, environmentalists are concerned that the maths might not add up.
March 19, 2003
Mathematicians are testing a silicon chip that mimics the function of a part of the human brain concerned with memory. Is this some maths you'd rather not forget?
March 7, 2003
Scientists have for the first time measured the speed of gravity and tested Einstein's assumption - or have they?
February 18, 2003
A test invented by the mathematician Alan Turing in 1950 is helping to stop spammers.
February 4, 2003
Maths makes parallel parking easy.
December 17, 2002
Researchers are now asking for a serve of fuzzy logic with their pizza.