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Count-abel even if not solve-abel
The 2004 Abel Prize celebrates one of the great landmarks of 20th century mathematics.
Winning the first Abel Prize just might elevate mathematician Jean-Pierre Serre to celebrity status!
And the winner is ...
Researching the unknown
Science is much stranger than fiction. It suggests that our Universe may just be one of infinitely many which...
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...
From 70 million to just 600...
This year has seen a flurry of results as mathematicians hunt down the elusive proof of the twin prime...
The leaning tower of PISA?
This year's PISA results have caused predictable headline, but do the statistics add up?
The fact that a sizeable proportion of the financial workforce is made up of physicists is one of the...
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