News from the world of Maths

September 20, 2019

Wim Hordijk recently sent us a digital postcard from Vienna, where he had traced the steps of the eminent mathematician Kurt Gödel. Here is what he discovered.

June 26, 2019

A new particle that has recently been discovered at CERN confirms predictions made by theoretical physicists over six years ago.

May 28, 2019

A new online tool developed with the help of statisticians enables patients to make informed treatment choices.

May 23, 2019

Mathematicians have revived an old approach to solving the famous Riemann hypothesis.

March 28, 2019

Choose your favourite mathematician of all time and celebrate them in an article, video or multi-media project.

March 19, 2019

Karen Keskulla Uhlenbeck has been awarded the Abel Prize 2019!

March 19, 2019

Proof is the essence of mathematics. But is the standard of proof in research maths really as high as mathematicians would like to believe?

March 14, 2019

Just in time for pi day Emma Haruka Iwao announces that she's calculated a record 31 trillion digits of the beloved number.