All posts tagged "slider"

  • Some visualisations of mathematical objects, like this one of the exceptional Lie group E8, are undoubtedly beautiful. But is maths by itself beautiful? (Image Jgmoxness, CC BY-SA 3.0.)
    Plus Magazine Monthly Column – June 2017 – The ocellated lizard and other stories

    Plus 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 June 10, 2017
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    European Women in Mathematics, 2018 Summer School at the Institut Mittag-Leffler

    European Women in Mathematics and European Mathematical Society 2018 Summer School at the Institut Mittag-Leffler Call for Proposals. EWM and the  EMS Women in Mathematics Committee are pleased to invite proposals for a one week summer school at ...

    • Posted June 7, 2017
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    The Closest Possible

    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,, whose goal is to...

    • Posted June 3, 2017
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    Mathematics and Literature, an international workshop

    An International Workshop held in Óbidos, Portugal, the 1st October 2016. Here a report by one of the organizers, José Francisco Rodrigues. The Centro Internacional de Matemática, in partnership with the Portuguese Mathematical Society and the Science Museum of...

    • Posted June 2, 2017
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    The European Girls’ Mathematical Olympiad 2018 will hold in Florence

    The European Girls’ Mathematical Olympiad (EGMO) is an international mathematics competition similar in style to the International Mathematical Olympiad (IMO), with two tests taken on consecutive days. Participating countries from Europe, as well as guest countries from...

    • Posted May 27, 2017
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    Coarse-Graining the Fluid Flow around a Human Sperm

    It has been observed that human sperm cells trace regular but complex trajectories, shaped as spiralling helices. A new mathematical model try to give a better description the movement of these micorsopic swimmers. Here the English version...

    • Posted May 26, 2017
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    Catastrophically creative: Salvador Dalí and Maths

    May 14th, 2017 was the last dey of the exhibition Dalí Experience, at Palazzo Belloni in Bologna. A fantastic experience for maths lovers! By Silvia Benvenuti Maths?! Maths, yes. (And art, of course!) If you are wondering...

    • Posted May 20, 2017
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  • M3-Serbia, the Largest Math Festival in Europe Welcomes Math Popularizers from all over the world

    Center for the Promotion of Science in Belgrade is running the “May, Month of Mathematics” Festival already for the 6th time with a great success. The festival provides dozens of awesome programs for all ages, including talks...

    • Posted May 15, 2017
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    Mathematics of Planet Earth

    April 22 this year was a special Earth day, with a March For Science  in several parts of the world. Mathematics have been involved for years in Earth science. You may remember 2013, declared the year of...

    • Posted May 14, 2017
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    Journal of Mathematics and the Arts: Calls for Papers and 10th Anniversary Collection

    Call for Papers – Special Issue on Education Journal of Mathematics and the Arts’ guest editors, Paul Gailiunas & Kristóf Fenyvesi are inviting your submission into a special issue on Education. The special issue is intended to...

    • Posted May 14, 2017
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