Maths in a minute

Want facts and want them fast? Our Maths in a minute series explores key mathematical concepts in just a few words. From symmetry to Euclid's axioms, and from binary numbers to the prosecutor's fallacy, learn some maths without too much effort.

The mathematical equations governing fluid flow may have no known solutions, but maths still has the answers!

When you receive a positive test result for a disease, the chance you actually have it depends on how common the disease is.

Curves can be crazy, but asymptotes are nice and straight.

When things go round and round, a cyclic group may be just what you need!

Groups occur all over mathematics, so it makes sense to find a common language to talk about them all.

Get a fish to teach you chaos theory!