Shadows of Evidence An essay on science.
2015 MPS Annual Meeting
Mathematical Impressions: Art Imitates Math The art exhibition at the annual Bridges Conference showcases a wide range of artworks inspired by mathematical thinking.
2014 MPS Annual Meeting
Mathematics of Planet Earth 2013 Simons Public Lecture Series
Math Boot Camp Prepares U.S. Team for International Mathematical Olympiad The Mathematical Olympiad Summer Program teaches students problem-solving techniques that will serve them throughout their mathematical careers
Mathematical Impressions: Regular Polylinks A video illustrating the beautiful geometry behind symmetrical linkages of regular polygons.
Mathematical Impressions: Change Ringing Change ringing, in which a band of ringers plays long sequences of permutations on a set of peal bells, is a little-known but surprisingly rich and beautiful acoustical application of…
Mathematical Impressions: Bicycle Tracks A nice mathematical puzzle, with a solution anyone can understand, is to determine the direction a bicycle went when you come upon its tracks. The answer involves thinking about tangent…
Mathematical Impressions: Attesting to Atoms Can you combine simple observations and mathematical thinking to show that atoms exist?