News from the world of Maths

June 23, 2017

Why do most of us stick to social rules? Game theory offers an explanation.

June 5, 2017

The newly observed ripple in spacetime will help us unlock some of the secrets of the Universe.

May 11, 2017

Are pretty lizard patterns the result of a living cellular automaton?

March 23, 2017

This year's Abel Prize has been awarded to Yves Meyer for the development of an incredibly powerful mathematical tool.

March 21, 2017

The maths behind music has inspired software that can merge faces.

March 8, 2017

To celebrate international women's day we bring you some favourite articles from the last year that have been written by (or with major input from) women.

March 2, 2017

Patterns in a 87 million-year-old rock formation suggest that our solar system is chaotic.

February 23, 2017

The Nobel Prize winning economist showed that no voting system is perfect.