An Oxford scientist develped an equation to back up scientific achievements
The prime was discovered by a US mathematician using a computer programme
Grothendieck’s five children are disputing what they say is the paltry valuation of €45,000 placed on at least 30,000 pages of the documents by the French national library
Two academics have discovered how to carve up pizza equally - to infinity
Teachers have suspended what would have been the first strike action against one of Education Secretary Michael Gove’s flagship free schools.
Plans to ratchet up the minimum targets in literacy and numeracy for primary schools are being considered by ministers.
Teachers at one of Education Secretary Michael Gove’s flagship free schools are staging a series of walkouts from Thursday over what they see as an attempt to introduce “zero-hour” contracts at their school.
Theories that aim to unlock the mysteries of maths, physics and perhaps the universe
Shadow minister tells ‘The Independent’ those who refuse training will lose benefits
I was waiting for the Australian author, Christos Tsiolkas to begin his first UK event this week and, as the audience filed in from the drizzle, I noticed a particular absence in the room. That of women. It was just me until – phew – three others slunk in. Tsiolkas's reading at a Bloomsbury basement bar had been organised by the bookshop Gay's the Word, so the clue was in the title, but I was thrown at first, to be among an audience with shared affinities that reared themselves – fascinatingly – during the discussion.
Concorde engineer says her profession is perfect for girls
It's all in the maths, say two professors, who have an algorithm to prove it
“The new curriculum has no rationale and no precedent,” claims international primary maths expert
Former members of the Army, Royal Navy and Royal Air Force have a lot to offer – experience of life, for a start
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