News from the world of Maths

June 27, 2016

To celebrate Wimbledon, here are some of our best tennis articles and puzzles!

June 24, 2016

A new study shows they can! At least better than was previously thought.

June 23, 2016

Keith Mansfield tells us how being able to do maths turns you into a superhero, helps you work out why we haven't yet been contacted by aliens, and remembers his favourite mathematical moment.

June 16, 2016

What's the best spot to aim a penalty at?

June 13, 2016

Mathematical model predicts Olympic success.

May 31, 2016

How popular and successful are you? Not as much as your friends is the sad answer, at least as far as Twitter is concerned.

May 27, 2016

Nira Chamberlain tells us how solving difficult maths problems can be like fighting an invisible boxer.

May 5, 2016

Where does our ability to do abstract maths come from? A new study sheds some fascinating light on the question.