News from the world of Maths

December 15, 2012

This summer, while at a conference in Poland, we were lucky enough to watch Sara Santos and her maths buskers perform on the streets of Krakow. Find out what maths busking is all about!

December 14, 2012
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Don your lycra and lace your trainers... It's time to look back on a summer of sport and, of course, maths!

December 13, 2012

2013 has been declared as the year for the Mathematics of Planet Earth!

December 12, 2012

There are prizes behind today's door, from maths to physics, economics to art!

December 11, 2012

Maths, puzzles, post-it notes and the pub are waiting for you behind today's door!

December 11, 2012
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What do card games, crochet, puzzles, post-it notes and beer have in common? They are all vital ingredients to the phenomenon sweeping the UK... MathsJam!

December 10, 2012

We're happy to announce a competition for short popular maths articles open to Plus readers of all ages and backgrounds. The winning article will be published in a forthcoming book provisionally named fifty, which will be published by Oxford University Press to coincide with the 50th anniversary of the Institute of Mathematics and its Applications in 2014.

December 10, 2012

This year we were lucky enough to see the Imaginary exhibition in Barcelona. It's an interactive mathematics exhibition that inspires the imagination with beautiful images. And what is more exciting it allows anyone to step into the world of maths!