News from the world of Maths

March 8, 2016

We're celebrating the occasion with some favourite talks by female mathematicians of the last year.

February 12, 2016
Finally we can be sure — black holes, those gravitational monsters that gobble up everything that gets too close to them, do exist.
February 11, 2016

Physicists have finally detected the gravitational waves they have been chasing for nearly 100 years.

January 29, 2016

Prime number enthusiasts discover new largest prime with 22,338,618 digits.

January 13, 2016

Rumours abound that physicists have detected gravitational waves produced by the merger of two black holes.

December 24, 2015

Play a game to while away those last 24 hours before Christmas.

December 23, 2015

Fold and cut a fantastic fractal Christmas tree!

December 22, 2015

Think of a number, square it and subtract your starting number. Is there something special about the number you are left with?