News from the world of Maths

February 3, 2017

Write an article, make a movie, or do a multi-media presentation to explore the world of maths and win prizes! Competition is open to 11 to 19 year-olds.

January 18, 2017

New research suggests that our trusty companion may not have been the Earth's first, but formed from several smaller moonlets.

December 22, 2016

The self-taught genius would have turned 129 in December.

December 21, 2016

If you want to climb vertical walls you need very large feet — or be as small as a gecko.

December 13, 2016

The twelve sides of the new £1 coin make it trickier than other coins.

November 23, 2016

Mathematicians have proved a new result in the field of combinatorics.

November 22, 2016

Music, cakes and mathematical horses...Alison Kiddle reports on this year's MathsJam.

November 11, 2016

A new institute on the maths of information has just been launched at the Faculty of Mathematics in Cambridge.