Skip to Navigation
subscribe to Plus
Search this site:
Why the Met Office needs a £97m supercomputer
The complex maths of weather and climate.
Met Office in for another roasting?
Not if their predictions are made clearer...
The tsunami of December 26th 2004 has focused the world's attention on this terrifying consequence of an underwater earthquake.
explores the underlying wave mathematics.
Finding order in chaos
All of science can be regarded as motivated by the search for rules behind the randomness of nature, and attempts to make prediction in the presence of uncertainty. Chris Budd describes the search for pattern and order in
Infinite sums and China's demographics
China has recently revoked its one-child policy. What better occasion to explore the mathematics of...
Perfect birthday gift for GIMPS
Prime number enthusiasts discover new largest prime with 22,338,618 digits.
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...
Information about information
What is information and how does it shape our reality?
It from bit?
Does reality arise from information? What does this even mean? Anton Zeilinger explains the impact of John...
Tweets by @plusmathsorg
Login to comment or download PDFs
Create new account
Request new password
To prevent automated spam submissions leave this field empty.