The mystique of mathematics
There’s beauty to find in maths, and maths in beauty.
Mathematics is visible everywhere in nature, even where we are not expecting it. It can help explain the way galaxies...
Mathematics is visible everywhere in nature, even where we are not expecting it. It can help explain the way galaxies...
Al-Khwarizmi featured on a stamp released by the then USSR in 1983 to mark what was considered the 1200th anniversary...
Associate Professor David Harvey demonstrating the old-school method of multiplication which is impractical when mult...
A brief item appeared on the Cosmos website on 6 March 2019 with the headlines “A mathematician, idolised”, and “GPS ...
Otto Schmidt on a Russian stamp released in 1966.Credit: Post of the Soviet Union / Public domainIf Otto Yulyevi...
Amalie Emmy Noether was born on 23 March 1882, in the Bavarian city of Erlangen. Her father, Max Noether, was called ...
A Sydney mathematician has cracked a maths problem that has stood for almost half a century which will enable compute...
The birthplace of Madame Nicole-Reine Lepaute was the prestigious Luxembourg Palace in Paris, the ancient seat of the...
Not long ago academic engineer Allan McRobie visited a museum in Figueres, Spain, dedicated to Salvador Dalí, and ent...
Noether’s Theorem is to theoretical physics what natural selection is to biology. If you wrote an equation encapsulat...
A spirited debate raged in 18th century Europe about what was driving the movements of the planets. In England, Sir I...
The French mathematician Cédric Villaniis no ordinary looking university professor. Handsome and slender, with a boyi...