very interesting article, however, FaceBook has allowed me personally to reconnect with and converse with relatives and friends with whom I would not otherwise be able to afford to call long distance and speak with daily. It isn't just gossip and sharing 'stuff' with others, it's staying in touch with people with important things to share. I am new to FaceBook but so far its pros outweigh its cons.
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Here's our coverage from the International Congress of Mathematicians 2022, including the Fields Medals and other prizes.
The COVID-19 pandemic has amplified the differences between us. Understanding these inequalities is crucial for this and future pandemics.
Now it's the turn of mathematicians to help to improve the communities of the future.
There have been accusations that the modelling projecting the course of the pandemic was too pessimistic. Are they justified?
We all know what turbulence is, but nobody understands it.