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In skimming, spin's the thing
Find out how to beat the world record in stone skimming - you just need to do the maths!
Unspinning the boomerang
In this article, we look at the physics behind the curved flight path of a returning boomerang, and explain that boomerangs are really a kind of gyroscope. We even show you how to bang up a boomerang yourself!
Maths in a minute: Tiling troubles
Why there are only three regular polygons you can tile a wall with.
Rewriting the enormous theorem
Mathematicians are busy tidying up the largest proof in history.
The LHC and the dark matter mystery
What is dark matter and how can the LHC find it?
Communication and ball packing
What does packing balls in higher dimensions have to do with getting your message across?
Crimes and earthquakes
How the maths that is used to predict earthquakes can help fight gang crime.
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