Geometry has come a long way with contributions from some of the most famous mathematicians in history. From the earlier stages that saw the definition of basic shapes and forms, the study of measurements has advanced to a deeper understanding

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## Carnival of Mathematics – a blog roundup

Welcome to the 183rd Carnival of Mathematics. The Carnival is a monthly post, hosted by a different maths blog each month, collecting interesting mathematical content from all over the internet. First up, we look at the number of this carnival, the

Read more## 5 Amateur Mathematicians Who Revolutionized Math

Whilst most people are happy to leave the academic study of mathematics to university professors and researchers, the history of math includes a lot of amateurs – people who had other jobs and did math as a hobby. They, as

Read more## Flattening the Curve – Math and Epidemics

‘Flatten the curve’ has become a catchphrase of the coronavirus pandemic. It’s what the epidemiologists (people who study the spread of infectious diseases) and policymakers both want to achieve. But you might be asking: “what is the curve?”, “How do

Read more## 5 Reasons Math Is Good for Your Health

Today we are going to prove that whilst math can help you in many aspects of everyday life, maths is also really important for your health; both physically and mentally. Do you worry you do not have strong math skills?

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