Mathematics, Magic and Playing the Guitar
Why is infinity so dangerous? How can chocolate and pizza help to prove theorems? And what has all this got to do with playing the guitar?
Join David Acheson for an off-beat look at mathematics at its best, with live demonstrations.
All are welcome; no booking required. Tea and coffee available from 4.30pm
This is an Edinburgh Mathematical Society event
Women in Maths
To celebrate women in Maths Day (12 May) we interviewed six women with maths at the core of their role and will be releasing the videos throughout May.
Our next two videos are women who work with large numbers which affect all of our lives. Kate Forbes is the Cabinet Secretary for Finance for Scotland and Esther Roughsedge is a Statistician at National Records of Scotland.