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Human versus machine: who's better at proving theorems?
Country road, take me home
Road colouring problem solved
Plus 100 —the best maths of the last century
More maths grads
Helping business make a crust
The new Maths KTN is showing business how to do mathematics and mathematics how to do business.
The origins of proof IV: The philosophy of proof
concludes our Origins of Proof series by asking what a proof really
, and how we know that we've actually found one. One for the philosophers to ponder...
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 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...
The fact that a sizeable proportion of the financial workforce is made up of physicists is one of the...
Information about information
What is information and how does it shape our reality?
Struggling with chance
A 1 in 14 million chance to win the lottery, a 5% risk of cancer, a 50:50 chance of heads on a coin — we deal...
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