How do we learn and understand the world? What separates us from machines? Yoshua Bengio believes it all comes down to our agency.

How do we build our models of the world? Yoshua Bengio explains how deep learning will help machines act to understand the world in a similar way.

We reflect on the late John Conway, the thoughts he shared with us over two interviews, and the experience of meeting him as a person and a mathematician.

An urgent call has gone out to the scientific modelling community to help fight against the COVID-19 pandemic. Two Cambridge mathematicians are helping to lead the charge.

The mathematical puzzle behind the iconic structure.

What is a particle phenomenologist?

The impact of GPS on our lives is celebrated with the Queen Elizabeth Prize for Engineering.

Researchers have shown that the fates of our collective memories, whether of a song, a research paper, an invention or a sports star, are all described by the same mathematical equation.