In this year's advent calendar we celebrate our collaboration with the Isaac Newton Institute for Mathematical Sciences. From Euler's formula to group theory, there's a lot to choose from, all linked to current research.
As the world prepares for COP26, the 2021 United Nations Climate Change Conference, we look at how maths can help understand the climate crisis.
Explore the maths behind machine learning and deep neural networks with this collection of short introductions and in-depth articles.
Take a mathematical mystery tour of the marvellous intricacy of the brain!
(Visualisation by Nicolas Antille, EPFL)
Explore the mathematical study of symmetry with this collection of content, which includes short introductions, in-depth articles, a podcast, and some magic!
Can physics shed new light on understanding language?
We reveal some of the maths and magic hidden within a simple pack of cards!
Meet the number that's bigger than the observable Universe!
Are they safe? Are they effective? Will they stop the pandemic? Find out with our FAQ informed by experts.
The beautiful rose curve has an odd pattern to the number of its petals – this student and teacher team explain why...
Markov chains are exceptionally useful at calculating probabilities, and for helping you get to the beach!
Some basic trigonometry can deliver vital evidence from the scene of a crime.
Should we again reduce our social contacts? Is vaccinating 12-to-15-year-olds effective? What about boosters? The ready reckoner helps provide some answers.
Nearly 200 years ago the astronomer George Biddell Airy had a question about rainbows. Today mathematicians are still working on the area of maths it spawned.
How does water, or any other fluid move?
Explore the connections between maths and music!
Why we need to know more about the maths behind machine learning and deep neural networks.