The powers of the multiplication table
Explore the amazing patterns that reveal the powers hidden in the multiplication table!
Maths helps curb COVID-19 in schoolsUK Schools have received more than 300,000 CO2 monitors as part of a government initiative that has received significant input from mathematicians.
Hiding in plane sight
Flying a plane on a secret mission? Some basic geometry can help you avoid being captured by an adversary.
Maths in a minute: Statistical mechanics
Bridging the gap between the microscopic snd the macroscopic.
Understanding waning immunity
What can we expect from a disease for which natural or vaccine induced immunity wanes?
Maths in a minute: The normal distribution
It's so ubiquitous it's normal!
Maths in a minute: The gamma distribution
How long do you have to wait for more than one thing to happen?
Maths in a minute: Probability distributions
They are incredibly useful, but what exactly are they?
Maths in a minute: The exponential distribution
How long do you have to wait for something to happen?
Maths in a minute: The Poisson distribution
What's the chance that something happens?
Maths in a minute: The binomial distribution
Measuring your chance of success.
Why the generation time of COVID-19 is importantTo work out the famous R number you need to know the time between infections.