News from the world of Maths

October 27, 2020

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

October 6, 2020

Roger Penrose, Reinhard Genzel and Andrea Ghez win the 2020 Nobel Prize in Physics for their work on black holes.

September 23, 2020

We catch up with four giants of maths to see where their mathematical journey has taken them since winning prestigious prizes.

September 11, 2020

The mathematician Martin Hairer has been awarded the 2021 Breakthrough Prize for Mathematics!

August 5, 2020

Would the "points per game" method have led to a fair outcome of the Premier League?

July 30, 2020

How can we all get back to work safely in the face of a lingering pandemic?

June 26, 2020

New episodes of Pointless, the addictive TV quiz show, return today! Celebrate with John Haigh and some fascinating Pointless maths!

May 28, 2020

Mathematical models can help the nation return to (some sort of) normality.