News from the world of Maths

November 20, 2019

Cambridge joins Black History Month celebrations with an event showcasing the contributions of black mathematicians.

November 19, 2019

Do you like the number e? Then you might like this curious fact about its first four digits.

September 20, 2019

Wim Hordijk recently sent us a digital postcard from Vienna, where he had traced the steps of the eminent mathematician Kurt Gödel. Here is what he discovered.

June 26, 2019

A new particle that has recently been discovered at CERN confirms predictions made by theoretical physicists over six years ago.

May 28, 2019

A new online tool developed with the help of statisticians enables patients to make informed treatment choices.

May 23, 2019

Mathematicians have revived an old approach to solving the famous Riemann hypothesis.

March 28, 2019

Choose your favourite mathematician of all time and celebrate them in an article, video or multi-media project.

March 19, 2019

Proof is the essence of mathematics. But is the standard of proof in research maths really as high as mathematicians would like to believe?