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Will this ship of fools stay afloat?
Can you help the gorilla grab his grub?
What happens when Santa gets confused?
More mathematical misfits for you to master
Which fits best - a square peg in a round hole, or a round peg in a square hole?
Count up your booty of jewels and potions!
The 3 3 8 8 puzzle
A greek soldier, and a persion soldier walk into a battle...
Similar triangles and colouring the plane
A postcard from Italy
is a Swiss artist whose work is strongly influenced by mathematics. He sent us this Postcard from Italy, telling us about his work and the important roles that nature and numbers play in it.
Science fiction, science fact: reports from the frontiers of physics
What is time? What is space? Are there parallel universes? Join Plus and FQXi on a journey exploring these...
Researching the unknown
Science is much stranger than fiction. It suggests that our Universe may just be one of infinitely many which...
Why you shouldn't use a toss for overtime
In soccer a coin toss is used to decide who goes first in a penalty shootout and similarly in American...
Folding the future: From origami to engineering
Back in the days before smart phones with GPS functions became ubiquitous we had maps. Remember how hard it...
Make a difference to mathematics
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