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As COP28, the 2023 United Nations Climate Change Conference, kicks off we look at how maths can help understand the climate crisis.

How do you create dramatic film out of mathematics? We find out with writer and director Timothy Lanzone.

Mathematics plays a central role in understanding how infectious diseases spread. This collection of articles looks at some basic concepts in epidemiology to help you understand this fascinating and important field, and set you up for further study.

Find out why the formula we use to work out conditional probabilities is true!

- We talk about a play that explores the fascinating mathematical collaboration between the mathematicians GH Hardy and Srinivasa Ramanujan.

I'm in the Medicare Insurance Business. If you are an agent calculating renewals, mortality rates have to be considered. Will it make any difference in my life? No, but it's interesting and I love statistics. I'll have to make sure I'm not heavily skewed toward 95 year-olds. But then again, I'm not that young either. Maybe somebody is doing some calculating on me!