 Snapshots of modern mathematics
 Diderot Mathematical Forum 2013: “Mathematics of Planet Earth”
 Pierre de Fermat and Andrew Wiles in Czech Republic stamps
 Stefan Banach (March 30, 1892 – August 8, 1945)
 Diderot Mathematical Forums
 Guessing the Numbers
 What is mathematics for Ehrhard Behrends
 What is mathematics for Krzysztof Ciesielski
 The Three Ducks Trick
 What is mathematics for Franka Brueckler
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October Highlights from the Naked Mathematician
A round up of some of the highlights from the Naked Mathematician Tom Crawford from the month of October… October has been a busy month for the Naked Mathematician as he embarks on a new role as a...
 Posted November 9, 2017

Call for contributions in “Mathematics & Art” for Aplimat Conference
We publish a call for contributions in the field of “Mathematics & Art” for Aplimat Conference, sent by two members of the Scientific Board of the conference. It is now possible to send one or more contributions...
 Posted October 26, 2017

Winners of the Maths of Planet Earth exhibition announced!
In 2013, Mathematics of Planet Earth (MPE) together with UNESCO and IMAGINARY started an interactive mathematics exhibition, which was created by the community via an international competition. From 2016 to 2017, a second competition was staged. Mathematics of Planet Earth, UNESCO, the International...
 Posted October 21, 2017

Plus Magazine Monthly Column – October 2017 – Black holes and ordering
Plus http://plus.maths.org is a free online magazine about mathematics aimed at a general audience. It is part of the Millennium Mathematics Project, based at the University of Cambridge and our aim is to open a door onto...
 Posted October 20, 2017

Models
If you speak of models to a mathematician who is not keen on `Haute couture’, they will think either of their favorite equations if they work on the applied side of mathematics or of beautiful pieces of...
 Posted October 19, 2017

Bringing a new light on old problems – Interview with Laure SaintRaymond
Laure SaintRaymond is a French mathematician working in partial differential equations, fluid mechanics, and statistical mechanics. She is a professor at École Normale Supérieure de Lyon. In 2008 she was awarded the EMS prize and in 2013,...
 Posted October 15, 2017

World Meeting for Women in Mathematics, July 31st, 2018 in Rio de Janeiro
The World Meeting for Women in Mathematics (WM^2) will take place on July 31st, 2018 in Rio just before ICM18 : https://www.worldwomeninmaths.org/ Those who wish to attend (WM)^2+ICM should look to the Open Arms program : http://www.icm2018.org/portal/en/openarmsgrants
 Posted October 7, 2017

Video Highlights from the Naked Mathematician
A round up of some of the best video content published by the Naked Mathematician Tom Crawford over the past few weeks… Have you ever wondered where maths comes from? What are the instructions that govern how...
 Posted September 23, 2017

The Mathematics of the Ancient Romans. Part I
A new contribution from the Italian journal XlaTangente. Initially thought as the Italian edition of the French magazine “Tangente. L’aventure mathématique“, in the last few years the paper edition evolved in a website, www.xlatangente.it, whose goal is to continue...
 Posted September 7, 2017

Cubic Equations and Mathematical Duels
The story of the discovery of the solution formula for cubic equations is stunning. What happened gives us an interesting view of renaissance mathematics and shows us what it meant to be a mathematician in the 15th and 16th centuries. In those days, mathematicians were used to publicly challenging each...
 Posted August 31, 2017