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2007 Nobel Prizes won by mathematicians
Ground breaking work in uncovering optimal funding mechanisms in financial markets
Winning background research
There might not be a Nobel Prize for mathematics, but maths is at the heart of the 2006 Nobel Prizes.
Game theory wins Nobel prize
Two game theorists share prize for their analyses of conflict and cooperation
Winning the first Abel Prize just might elevate mathematician Jean-Pierre Serre to celebrity status!
Mathematics makes a clean sweep in the Nobel Prizes.
And the winner is ...
When things get weird with infinite sums
What is 1-1+1-1+1-1+...? How infinite sums challenge our notion of arithmetic.
Writing the unwritable: up-arrow notation
How to write down unimaginably large numbers using just a few symbols.
Information about information
What is information and how does it shape our reality?
Mathematical mysteries: Hailstone sequences
Here's an easy game that leads you straight to an unsolved question in maths.
The 2014 Plus advent calendar
In this year's advent calendar we bring you some of our favourite books and other mathematical toys, so you...
The philosophy of cosmology
Can philosophy help explain our Universe?
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