Good news from the International Congress of Mathematicians!
Akshay Venkatesh has been awarded the Fields medal 2018 for his work exploring the boundaries of number theory.
Peter Scholze has received the Fields medal 2018 for transforming arithmetic algebraic geometry.
Physics is all about observation. But how much can we actually see with the naked eye?
The limits to what we can observe are not only a matter of science, but also of politics and economics.
Observing the smallest building blocks of matter doesn't involve seeing in the ordinary sense.
There are limits to how much you can simultaneously squeeze the quantum fuzziness of an electron's position and momentum
Cambridge researchers, the BBC, and thousands of citizen scientists have created a revolutionary infectious disease data set.