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Anne-Christine Davis is a professor of theoretical physics whose long career has seen attitudes towards women change for the better. She had to put up with quite a lot at the start.

Natalia Berloff is a professor of applied mathematics. It was a problem in network theory that lured her into the exciting world of maths when she was ten years old.

Nilanjana Datta works in quantum information theory. She loves how mathematics can describe nature simply and elegantly.

Julia Gog is a mathematical biologist, helping to understand how infectious diseases spread. One of her favourite eureka moments came while she was playing a computer game.

How to make images out of ripples of pixels...

There are some amazing patterns hiding within simple arithmetic.

One of our favourite problems from our sister site NRICH opens a door to the world of combinatorics and symmetry.

Pilot wave theory is an extension of quantum mechanics that doesn't exhibit any of that weird randomness or fuzziness. But that doesn't mean it's totally sane. Here is a quick introduction.