News from the world of Maths

September 22, 2016

In these two short videos the legendary Andrew Wiles talks about what it was like to prove Fermat's Last Theorem, and what it feels like to do maths.

Image © Heidelberg Laureate Forum Foundation / Flemming­ – 2016

August 22, 2016

If there's a multiverse, then how many of its component universes are like our own?

August 21, 2016

Why are physicists unsure about what it means to say that something has happened? Anthony Aguirre and Sean Carroll explain.

August 20, 2016

Some uncomfortable problems in our understanding of life.

August 4, 2016

Good news! Not long to wait till the Annual MathsJam!

August 4, 2016

Here's a selection of our favourite articles on Olympic maths — from dressage, via ping pong, to athletics.

July 29, 2016

Geneticists find fascinating clues to the origin of life.

July 29, 2016

Frank Kelly talks about his work on networks and how inspiration can strike out of the blue.