List by Author: Robert Hunt

Maths goes publicPlus celebrates its tenth birthday this year. Former editor and present executive editor of Plus, Robert Hunt, explores how maths popularisation in general, and Plus in particular, have changed over the last ten years.

Maths A-levels are "too easy"

The origins of proof IV: The philosophy of proofRobert Hunt concludes our Origins of Proof series by asking what a proof really is, and how we know that we've actually found one. One for the philosophers to ponder...
  • New Millennium, New Name and New Look
  • How to lie with statistics
  • World maths year 2000
  • Network capacity problem - issue 3 revisited
  • New in this issue
  • Ever-increasing standards: a problem of communication?
  • Darkened skies
  • Interesting times
Time and motionWhatever is so wonderful about point B that makes all the people at point A want to get there? Robert Hunt sits at point C, and muses on the problem.
  • Want facts and want them fast? Our Maths in a minute series explores key mathematical concepts in just a few words.