A Classical Math Problem Gets Pulled Into the Modern World | Quanta Magazine
A century ago, the great mathematician David Hilbert posed a probing question in pure mathematics. A recent advance in optimization theory is bringing Hilbert's work into a world of self-driving
How dragonfly wings get their patterns: New model sheds light on how nature generates diverse patterns
Researchers have developed a model that can recreate, with only a few parameters, the wing patterns of a large group of insects, shedding light on how these complex patterns form.
Sum of three cubes for 42 finally solved—using real life planetary computer
Hot on the heels of the ground-breaking 'Sum-Of-Three-Cubes' solution for the number 33, a team led by the University of Bristol and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) has solved the final piece of the famous 65-year-old maths puzzle with an answer for the most elusive number of all—42.
Origami: A Relationship Between Mathematics and Art
The National Museum of Mathematics is featuring an exhibit entitled "Math Unfolded: An Exhibit of Mathematical Origami Art." The exhibit illustrates the relationship between mathematics and art.