News from the world of Maths

January 5, 2018

Mathematicians are celebrating the new year with a new discovery – the largest known prime number

December 12, 2017

Statistics professor John Aston has been appointed as the Home Office's new Chief Scientific Adviser.

December 8, 2017

Our colleague Becky Warren has been distracting us with her wonderful tiling puzzles...

November 1, 2017

Quantum particles that are both light and matter help solve infamous NP hard problems.

October 12, 2017

Promoting black mathematicians, and talking about building a more representative mathematical community.

October 12, 2017
Take part in an exciting new project and help fight future pandemics!
October 10, 2017

Celebrate female mathematicians with these articles and videos.

October 5, 2017

This year's Nobel Prize in Physics has gone to Rainer Weiss, Barry Barish and Kip Thorne for their role in the detection of gravitational waves.