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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...
Information about information
What is information and how does it shape our reality?
What is a black hole – physically?
Small, dark, and very hard to see. This and far more indepth answers to every question you ever wanted to...
Physics in a minute: What's the problem with quantum gravity?
At the heart of modern physics lurks a terrible puzzle: the two main theories that describe the world we...
What is a black hole – mathematically?
Pau Figueras explains how Einstein's theories predicted the existence of black holes, and how to describe...
Middle class problems
A famous question involving networks appears to have come closer to an answer.
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