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The power of good questions
Asking good questions is an important part of doing maths. But what makes a good question?
Human versus machine: who's better at proving theorems?
Country road, take me home
Road colouring problem solved
Plus 100 —the best maths of the last century
More maths grads
Helping business make a crust
The new Maths KTN is showing business how to do mathematics and mathematics how to do business.
The origins of proof IV: The philosophy of proof
concludes our Origins of Proof series by asking what a proof really
, and how we know that we've actually found one. One for the philosophers to ponder...
It from bit?
Does reality arise from information? What does this even mean? Anton Zeilinger explains the impact of John...
Infinite sums and China's demographics
China has recently revoked its one-child policy. What better occasion to explore the mathematics of...
Maxwell's equations and the secrets of nature
Celebrating the 150th anniversary of Maxwell's equations we talk to physicist John Ellis about what they...
The maths of February 29
Find out why leap years exist, why you have to wait 400 years for your birthday pattern to repeat, and why...
Spacetime does ripple
Physicists have finally detected the gravitational waves they have been chasing for nearly 100 years.
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