Reviews

Here is our review of the film portraying mathematician and code breaker Alan Turing.

Alex Bellos' new book is an enjoyable tour of the fun bits of mathematics.

The message of this book is that the cosmos is much bigger, and much stranger, than you might have thought. Indeed, it is bigger and stranger in ways you probably have not thought about! Find out more in this review of Tegmark's book.

Maths Inspiration delivers inspiring, fun and educational maths lectures to live audiences of school students. In response to demand from teachers and parents, the latest shows, specially for students aged 13-16, have been filmed. This is a review of the resulting DVD box set.

The internet provides access to overwhelmingly big data — how can we best gain knowledge from it?

"All models are wrong, but some are useful," is what the well-known statistician George Box said about statistical models. We look at his autobiography which, although not what you might expect, is a fascinating read.