Most of our readers may be aware that mathematicians celebrate March 14th every year as $$pi$$ Day throughout the world (in fact in some places it is an official holiday). So, we thought this time to bring out a special contest for everyone. On this...

[caption id="attachment_6980" align="alignleft" width="298"] Image Source : Shutterstock[/caption] The S. N. Bose National Center for Basic Sciences, Kolkata is a premier research institute in India named after Satyendra Nath Bose, the great theretical physicist. The institute has started the admission procedure for its 2014 program. More...

Iranian math scientist Maryam Mirzakhani has received the 2013 biennial Satter Prize in mathematics presented by American Mathematical Society. The Satter Prize is dedicated to a woman to recognize and appreciate the winner’s mathematical accomplishments. This prize was established in 1990 using funds donated by Joan...