News from the world of Maths

September 17, 2020

What can maths tell us about how to make universities safe from COVID-19?

September 11, 2020

The mathematician Martin Hairer has been awarded the 2021 Breakthrough Prize for Mathematics!

August 5, 2020

Would the "points per game" method have led to a fair outcome of the Premier League?

July 30, 2020

How can we all get back to work safely in the face of a lingering pandemic?

June 26, 2020

New episodes of Pointless, the addictive TV quiz show, return today! Celebrate with John Haigh and some fascinating Pointless maths!

May 28, 2020

Mathematical models can help the nation return to (some sort of) normality.

May 27, 2020

Mathematicians are helping to develop an AI tool to help with diagnosing COVID-19 and making prognoses for infected patients.

May 26, 2020

How far can virus-carrying droplets fly in different environments — from buses to supermarkets? Maths can provide some answers.