News from the world of Maths

August 13, 2014

Martin Hairer's is being honoured for a major breakthrough that gives a way of attacking problems that had previously been impenetrable.

August 13, 2014

Manjul Bhargava is being honoured as a number theorist of "extraordinary creativity," with "a taste for simple problems of timeless beauty."

August 11, 2014
We have set up our temporary headquarters in Seoul, South Korea, to attend the International Congress of Mathematicians.
August 7, 2014

How do you write numbers as string of 0s and 1s?

August 7, 2014

Our image of the week shows a beautiful surface with many singularities.

August 7, 2014

One of our favourite mathematicians, Marcus du Sautoy, will receive the 2014 Christopher Zeeman medal for the promotion of mathematics to the public.

July 31, 2014

Our image of the week celebrates architect Antoni Gaudí's love of mathematical design.

July 30, 2014

Of numbers, beauty and bizarre animals.