News from the world of Maths

August 4, 2015

In this excellent talk the mathematician Vicky Neale gives a fascinating and easy-to-follow introduction to the prime numbers.

July 29, 2015

Frustrated by airport queues? Missing the summer weather? Find solace at this year's festival.

July 20, 2015

Mathematicians are busy tidying up the largest proof in history.

June 30, 2015

Why today is 24 hours and 1 second long.

June 18, 2015

How stupid systems can use clever ways of finding things.

May 26, 2015

Present and future mathematicians celebrating women from across the mathematical sciences.

May 26, 2015

John Nash dies in a car crash aged 86.

May 5, 2015

Forecasting election results is a sophisticated business.