## News from the world of Maths

The world's biggest mathematics conference is set to start in Rio de Janeiro.

The way many football leagues schedule their fixtures can lead to unfair effects — and unsolved maths problems!

From making penalties fairer and taking the perfect free kick, to designing an ideal ball and predicting results using an octopus, it's all there in our collection of football articles. Take your pick!

Cambridge researchers, the BBC, and thousands of citizen scientists have created a revolutionary infectious disease data set.

Join a mass edit of the Wikiquote maths page to improve the presence of women.

Write an article, make a movie, or create a multi-media presentation to explore the world of maths and win prizes!

Robert Langlands wins for his "visionary program".