News from the world of Maths

January 29, 2016

Prime number enthusiasts discover new largest prime with 22,338,618 digits.

January 13, 2016

Rumours abound that physicists have detected gravitational waves produced by the merger of two black holes.

December 24, 2015

Play a game to while away those last 24 hours before Christmas.

December 23, 2015

Fold and cut a fantastic fractal Christmas tree!

December 22, 2015

Think of a number, square it and subtract your starting number. Is there something special about the number you are left with?

December 21, 2015

What is game theory and why is it important?

December 20, 2015

Solve a very old problem using paper.

December 19, 2015

Read about the amazing mathematical journey that led to a strange object with a will of its own.