James Maynard, one of the prize winners at the European Congress of Mathematics, is counting primes that don't have 7s in them. But why?

Geneticists find fascinating clues to the origin of life.

Mathematicians explore how opinions spread through a society.

Sara Zahedi has won a prestigious prize at the European Congress of Maths. Your future medical diagnoses, and even the welfare of sea life, may depend on her work.

Does the famous Fibonacci sequence always appear in sunflower seed heads?

A new study shows they can! At least better than was previously thought.

Mathematical model predicts Olympic success.

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