Fifty-eight years ago, mathematician Shrikhande, along with his mentor R.C. Bose and their collaborator E.T. Parker, proved Leonhard Euler wrong and made the headlines.
A new study says that if children who gain most from attending preschool were trained to better use their inherent numerical abilities, it will help them understand concepts better later.
It’s important to appreciate why a future in biological discovery for a student with no appreciation of mathematics seems somewhat bleak.
Five scholars from NIT Surathkal talk about the struggles of being women in science and the difficulties of pursuing higher education.
The film lacks in curiosity, and the joy of discovery, which is what draws us to remarkable mathematicians like S. Ramanujan in the first place.
Before it was quickly retracted, the draft National Encryption Policy’s recommendations were so intrusive on privacy that they were as good as saying “don’t use encryption”.
A fascinating number that crops up everywhere in our universe, pi has mystical and almost philosophical properties. Why is this unending number so important?