News from the world of Maths

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?

November 20, 2015

A bump in the data from the LHC promises exciting news.

November 17, 2015

A famous question involving networks appears to have come closer to an answer.

November 12, 2015

Does a church in Pisa display Fibonacci's famous number sequence?

November 4, 2015

Stephen Hawking's successor as Lucasian Professor studies the maths of soft matter.