News from the world of Maths

December 8, 2009
An activity for the classroom
December 8, 2009
We have all become more aware of the dangers of influenza this year, but why is it so dangerous? Julia Gog explains that the unusual structure of the influenza genome can lead to dangerous evolutionary jumps, and how mathematics is helping to understand how the virus replicates.
December 8, 2009
Making sure that vaccination works
November 25, 2009
A new 3D version of the Mandelbrot set