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What does my family want to know about coronavirus?

Coronavirus has been hitting the headlines since late 2019, and is now at the forefront of many people’s minds. We have a...

Can data find me a date?

Looking for ‘The One’, or maybe just a date for Valentine’s Day? The dating scene has changed significantly over the past...

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How did Mary Somerville get on the Scottish £10 note?

Who is Mary Somerville?

If you immediately thought ‘she was a scientist!’ you would be right! But she is so much...

How fast is Greenland moving?

Greenland has some many fascinating facts like it’s the world's largest island, it belongs to Denmark, it actually isn’t...

What happened to the first soviet scientist to solve a fundamental problem in mathematics?

Don’t let the thought of geometry and calculators fool you, mathematicians are an exciting bunch! Every 4 years, for the...

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Learn more about Lewis Carroll's connections to Oxford

Public events and lectures from the Mathematical Institute

The Mathematical Institute at the University of Oxford's research, including videos

The Measurers online exhibition: A Flemish image of mathematics in the 16th-century

Discover Illegitimate Objects, the art exhibition that collaborated with the Mathematical Institute

Heaven on Earth: Missionaries and the mathematical arts in 17th-century Beijing