News from the world of Maths

August 19, 2021

Scientists have calculated the decimal digits of the number pi to a record 62.8 trillion places.

June 11, 2021

As the Delta variant is worrying the UK, researchers from the JUNIPER consortium have published all they know about it.

June 11, 2021

Could COVID-19 change our expectations for clear air indoors?

June 4, 2021

Imagine a world without computer errors. Tony Hoare, inventor of the famous Quicksort algorithm, is working on making it possible.

April 29, 2021

What has mathematics made possible? Tell the world and win prizes!

April 1, 2021

Where have the COVID-19 vaccines got us so far and where we are likely to be when the rollout is complete?

March 24, 2021

It's with great sadness that we learnt about the death of John Haigh last week. As a small tribute to Haigh here is a collection of articles he wrote or co-wrote for Plus.

March 17, 2021

You are faced with a difficult problem, it is not easily solved. How do you feel? Well, if you are Avi Wigderson, one of the winners of the 2021 Abel Prize, you are very happy!