Next month sees the 60th birthday of a famous algorithm called Quicksort. We explore its origin, its workings, and some other work of its inventor Tony Hoare.

Can physics shed new light on understanding language? Sanjaye Ramgoolam tells us about his exciting new approach that brings together theoretical physics, mathematics and computer science.

Explore the mathematical study of symmetry with this collection of content, which includes short introductions, in-depth articles, a podcast, and some magic!

We reveal some of the maths and magic hidden within a simple pack of cards!

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While away the days to Christmas exploring the history and mysteries of the Universe!

All our COVID-19 related coverage at a glance.

We talk to three of this year's winners of the prestigious Whitehead Prizes.