Maths plays an essential role in fighting COVID-19, which is why the pandemic has featured a lot on Plus. Here is all our coverage at a glance.
How do mathematical models of Covid-19 work and should we believe them? We talk to an epidemiologist, who has been working flat out to inform the government, to find out more.
Perfect numbers have foxed mathematicians for over 2000 years. Here's a quick look at the long struggle to find them.
For over 250 years minimal surfaces have been playing hide and seek with mathematicians. But what are they and why are they interesting?
Was the Brexit result fair? Will the general election be fair? Can any election ever be fair? Find out more about the maths of democracy with these articles.
What do young researchers in maths and computer science work on? We find out at the Heidelberg Laureate Forum 2019. From crime scene investigation to theoretical investigations of computer algorithms, the range is wide.
We look back over how our picture of gravity has changed Image courtesy NASA.
Find out how these humble animals have inspired computer algorithms to solve complex real-world problems.
How do green algae manage a perfect breaststroke even though they haven't got a brain? The maths of synchronisation explains and even sheds light on evolution.
What is everything made of?
We explore why you need to be extremely careful when combining the reproduction ratios of a disease in different settings, such as hospitals and the community.
We all now know about R, but sometimes it can be good to consider another number: the growth rate of an epidemic.
In this podcast we explore how ants have helped humans to solve some very difficult problems.
In this podcast we explore the famous curve, talk about how to communicate science in a crisis, and explain the maths of herd immunity in one minute.
Explore the links between mathematics and music at the La La Lab exhibition
Celebrate the return of new episodes of Pointless, the addictive TV quiz show, with some fascinating Pointless maths!
The coronavirus and climate change have made many people think about how their lives will end. Here it's useful to take a mathematical view and contemplate: is life bounded, or is it unbounded?