News from the world of Maths

December 7, 2015

How many guards to you need to supervise an art gallery?

December 7, 2015

Can you cut up an old playing card to make a hole big enough to walk through?

December 5, 2015

Here's a number game with a clever strategy.

December 3, 2015

If you want to draw a rhombus on dotty paper, can you start with any two dots?

December 3, 2015

How to fold exact fractions without guessing or fiddling.

December 2, 2015

How shaking hands with people in two different ways leads to a mathematical proof.

December 1, 2015

Find out how an annoying parking metre can get your creative juices flowing!

November 24, 2015

Here's a game: pick a positive natural number and if yours is the smallest number no one else has picked, you win. What's the best strategy?