News from the world of Maths

January 21, 2021

If you're interested in maths events for a general audience, then try the new Pop Math international events calendar!

December 16, 2020

Modelling shows that your choice of how many households you bubble with this Christmas can make a real difference to the spread COVID-19.

November 24, 2020

Our favourite communicator of risk talks about the statistics of COVID-19, the quality of government briefings, and how to counter misinformation.

November 13, 2020

We're proud to announce the launch of a documentary we have been working on together with the Discovery Channel and the Stephen Hawking Centre for Theoretical Cosmology in Cambridge.

November 5, 2020

New research shows that ventilation is crucial and that masks are effective.

October 27, 2020

Henry Wilton has won a Whitehead Prize for work that combines geometry and algebra.

October 27, 2020

Maria Bruna has won a Whitehead Prize for finding a systematic way of simplifying complex systems.

October 27, 2020

Holly Krieger has won a Whitehead Prize for work that combines number theory and dynamical systems.