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Sunday, February 8, 2015
Data is not just numbers, but numbers that carry information about a specific setting and it needs to be interpreted. The present-day growth of data in every field comes with a growing demand for t...
Friday, December 12, 2014
“What is a + b whole squared” asked a scientist who sat along with the students in the classroom. “A squared + b squared + 2 ab” pat came the reply. The scientist immediately went to the blackboard...
Friday, November 14, 2014
A team of three students from Major in Science and Commerce Science based Technical College, Thailand, explains about ‘Nano batick’ to the visitors. The students gave a digital presentation on how...
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October 5, 2014
The 2014 SASTRA Ramanujan Prize will be awarded to Dr. James Maynard (27) of the Oxford University.The prize, established in 2005, is awarded annually to young mathematicians for outstand...
September 24, 2014
The award of the 2014 Fields Medal to Professor Manjul Bhargava of Princeton Uniersity is a crowning recognition for his path-breaking contributions to some of the most famous and difficult proble...
August 13, 2014
Manjul Bhargava, one of the recipients of the Fields Medal, speaks about mathematics, music and more.
August 7, 2014
Planning to get lost in the world of books? Leave that iPod and packet of chips behind...
June 17, 2014
People have been trying to prove the twin prime conjecture throughout history, and it looks like we're getting closer
March 26, 2014
Russian mathematician Yakov Grigorevich Sinai, one of the most influential mathematicians of the 20th Century, has been chosen for the 2014 Abel Prize by the Norwegian Academy of Science Letters.
December 23, 2013
A private British primary school chain in London has been training its pupils in Vedic mathematics for more than a decade, even as including the subject in school curriculum is a matter of debate i...
October 23, 2013
Through his innovative method T.R. Jothilingam caught the attention of both young and old at the fun maths programme
March 20, 2013
Belgian mathematician Pierre Deligne
, who is regarded as one of the most celebrated mathematicians of the 20th century...
December 21, 2012
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September 25, 2014
Ever been yelled at for the “zero” on your test paper? Take a look at how the indispensable zero came to be, and the important role it plays in Mathematics.
August 19, 2014
The way we do math evolves as we grow older; as little children, we start off by relying on counting using fingers before moving on to more efficient memory-based strategies as we grow older. This...
August 13, 2014
Number theorist Manjul Bhargava wins Fields Medal
July 21, 2014
Mathematical equations can make Internet communication via computer, mobile phone or satellite up to 10 times faster and more secure than today, according to a new study. The method used by...
April 9, 2014
In the twenty-first century, mathematics need not necessarily be a lone enterprise as the recent breakthroughs demonstrate »
February 17, 2014
The work of the Greek polymath Plato has kept millions of people busy for millennia. A few among them have been mathematicians who have obsessed about Platonic solids, a class of geometric...
November 7, 2013
S.G. Rajeev, physics professor at the University of Rochester, says not enough has been done to study and understand the Kerala School of Mathematics, an illustrious epoch of our ancient history. Dr. Rajeev is one of the many who are trying to unravel the findings and studies of the scholars of yore
June 7, 2013
Hands on Maths is an exhibition that shows how math can be fun, the German instructions to the experiments are an added bonus
December 31, 2012
The year 2012 marking the celebrations of the 125th birth anniversary of mathematician Srinivasa Ramanujan comes to a close. But, what is the state of maths teaching in India today?
December 14, 2012
K. Dhanush Balaaji’s nimble, fast fingers have taken him places. This time to Pune, where he won the championship in the Level 2 B competition in abacus. A release from his abacus training...
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Kailash Satyarthi of India and Malala Yousafzai from Pakistan received the Nobel Peace Prize for 2014 for their pioneering work on promoting child rights in the subcontinent, as they made an impassioned plea to globalise compassion.