Has the future already already been written? Is time just an illusion? Take a step outside of spacetime with cosmologist Marina Cortês to discover the block universe.
A model of the interaction between predators and prey explains why sometimes frogs appear to eat snakes.
In these two short videos the legendary Andrew Wiles talks about what it was like to prove Fermat's Last Theorem, and what it feels like to do maths.
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Five favourite problems inspired by Leonhard Euler, one of the greatest mathematicians of all time.
An insightful look at the climate models that predict our future.
With intelligent machines taking over more and more of our jobs, what does the rise of AI mean for humanity?
The 19th century experienced a geometrical revolution. Find out how the new geometries that were discovered shaped philosophy, science, culture and art.
Can mathematics predict the inevitable consequences of climate change? And more importantly, can it suggest ways to reduce, or even prevent some of these consequences?
Find out how some black holes are bigger on the inside than they are on the outside.
Discover the beauty of surface tension!