University of Cambridge

The maths behind music has inspired software that can merge faces.

Taming big data – Carola-Bibiane Schönlieb tells us about a new institute researching the mathematics of information

Frank Kelly talks about his work on networks and how inspiration can strike out of the blue.

From cancer treatments to counting trees: the maths behind image analysis makes it all possible.

Carola tells us about her work in the field of image analysis, her favourite mathematical moments, and why creativity is so important in maths.

How simples rules can result in very complex outcomes.

We all know what symmetry is. But why does it play such a central role in modern physics?

A closer look at the power of symmetry in physics.

Can simple equations really describe the complex world we live in?

Find out how scientists, from physicists to geneticists, measure their confidence in their results.