# Articles

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 CO

_{2}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 gamma distribution

How long do you have to wait for more than one thing to happen?

Maths in a minute: The exponential distribution

How long do you have to wait for something to happen?

Why the generation time of COVID-19 is importantTo work out the famous

*R*number you need to know the time between infections.