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)
Can physics shed new light on understanding language?
The beautiful rose curve has an odd pattern to the number of its petals – this student and teacher team explain why...
Explore the mathematical study of symmetry with this collection of content, which includes short introductions, in-depth articles, a podcast, and some magic!
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 golden ratio has many amazing properties. But is it really a secret of nature and the epitome of beauty?
How many people should you date before settling for a relationship?
Do you like prime numbers? Then here's a quick look at one of the most important theorems in number theory.
What will uni be like this year? To find out we first need to understand what happened last year. A recent study has done just that, providing us with vital clues.
A team from the University of Graubünden in Switzerland have announced that they have calculated the decimal digits of the number pi to a record 62.8 trillion places.
Machine learning makes many daily activities possible, but how does it work?
What do you actually do when you are modelling the COVID-19 pandemic? Find out with epidemiologist Mike Tildesley in our new podcast series.
If you love triangles as much as we do, we have great news – you can have them in any dimension you want!
How to take the square root of a complex number — and discover a beautiful new surface in the process.
Could COVID-19 change our expectations for clear air indoors?