News from the world of Maths

November 24, 2015

Here's a game: pick a positive natural number and if yours is the smallest number no one else has picked, you win. What's the best strategy?

November 20, 2015

A bump in the data from the LHC promises exciting news.

November 17, 2015

A famous question involving networks appears to have come closer to an answer.

November 12, 2015

Does a church in Pisa display Fibonacci's famous number sequence?

November 4, 2015

Stephen Hawking's successor as Lucasian Professor studies the maths of soft matter.

November 3, 2015

A fascinating discovery sheds new light on the work of the Indian mathematician Srinivasa Ramanujan.

October 29, 2015

To mark national cat day, here's a quick look at the most famous cat in the history of science: Schrödinger's cat.

October 28, 2015

A new competition invites young people aged 11 to 19 to explore the history of maths for a chance to win cash prizes.