## The War on Mathematics

Recently I’ve been thinking how mathematics is represented in the media. For instance a positive imagine in the latest film of Sherlock Holmes. Here, Sherlock Holmes challenges his rival ,…

## Black STEAM 2015

As a mathematician I never shy away from showing the value of mathematics to the general public. However, it is rare for me to share the stage with other Black…

## The Black Heroes of Mathematics

October is Black History Month and as part of the celebration, I have produced a poster entitled ‘The Black Heroes of Mathematics” I was ask to do this by Reverend…

## An Applied Mathematician’s Apology

Pure versus Applied Mathematicians. As a Mathematical Modeller, I am placed firmly in the Applied Mathematician’s Camp. The relationship between these two fractions can be tense to say the least.…

## Interview of a Mathematician

http://aspiringprofessionalshub.com/2015/06/29/the-professionals-mathematics-the-poetry-of-logical-ideas/‘The Professionals’ – Mathematics…the poetry of logical ideas! BY ASPIRINGPROFESSIONALSHUB on JUNE 29, 2015 • ( 0 ) Dr Nira Chamberlain ‘The Professionals’ is our latest addition to The Hub.…

## Death of a Beautiful Mind Mathematician

Today one of my Mathematical heroes was sadly killed in a car crash. His life was depicted in the Academy Award winning film Beautiful Mind. So why should this be…

## Why were most of the General Election Polls Prediction wrong?

Why were most of the General Election Polls Prediction wrong? Most of the Polls forecast a hung Parliament but in truth there was always a probability of the Conservatives forming…

## Serious Logical Mind Training

Conrad Wolfram (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Conrad_Wolfram) has been giving talks on how to make mathematics more beautiful https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gsWKyFg9IdM. Conrad argues that mathematics should be more practical and more conceptual, but less mechanical,” and…