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Career interview: Statistical consulting
about life as consultant statisticians, modelling real-world problems in areas as diverse as the shipping industry and water rationing.
Pushing back Pi
Numbers like Pi have no repeating pattern. So just how accurately do we know what it is?
Who's looking at you?
Observers are, of course, vital in physics: we test our theories by comparing them to our observations. But...
What is infinity?
Take a trip into the never-ending.
Maths in a minute: What's average?
Why the humble average can be grossly misleading.
Steady on, Einstein
To celebrate the release of more English translations of Einstein's papers, we revisit one of his previously...
Blown off their feet
Two mathematicians' visit to the desert sheds new light on avalanches.
The philosophy of cosmology
Can philosophy help explain our Universe?
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