Plus podcast – Maths on the Move

By The Plus team

As a free online magazine, Plus opens a door onto the world of mathematics... now, with our podcast series, we want to open your ears as well! The Plus podcasts will bring you the latest news from the world of maths, plus interviews and discussions with leading mathematicians and scientists about the maths that is changing our lives. Hosted by Plus editors Rachel Thomas and Marianne Freiberger.

  1. 1.
    How to predict our changing climate
    28:00
  2. 2.
    Reducing NHS waiting lists in times of COVID
    25:37
  3. 3.
    The maths and magic of shuffling
    29:30
  4. 4.
    On the mathematical frontline: Julia Gog
    31:27
  5. 5.
    AI, babies, and agency
    22:00
  6. 6.
    Emergence and the dynamics of crowds: The podcast
    17:30
  7. 7.
    Machine learning and artificial intelligence
    31:10
  8. 8.
    What is constructor theory: The podcast
    24:55
  1. 9.
    Synchronised swimming: The podcast
    19:10
  2. 10.
    The power of ants: The podcast
    19:28
  3. 11.
    Meet your digital twin
    20:39
  4. 12.
    A tour through maths and music
    24:55
  5. 13.
    The virus
    33:00
  6. 14.
    Plus advent calendar door #24: Stephen Hawking's 70th birthday
    14:21
  7. 15.
    Plus advent calendar door #22: Bang, crunch, freeze and the multiverse
    11:46
  8. 16.
    Ramanujan, dream of the possible
    14:14
  9. 17.
    Plus advent calendar door #21: Are the constants of nature really constant?
    22:07
  10. 18.
    Plus advent calendar door #20: It's all maths!
    20:31
  11. 19.
    Plus Advent Calendar Door #19: Flying home with quantum physics
    17:54
  12. 20.
    Plus advent calendar door #18: The Gauss Prize 2018
    16:35
  13. 21.
    Plus Advent Calendar Door #17: Protecting the nation
    19:04
  14. 22.
    Plus Advent Calendar Door #14: The Fields medals 2018
    11:52
  15. 23.
    Plus Advent Calendar Door #16: The puzzle of time
    20:30
  16. 24.
    Plus advent calendar door #15: Sexual statistics
    19:26
  17. 25.
    Plus Advent Calendar Door #13: Does infinity exist?
    29:10
  18. 26.
    Plus advent calendar door #12: How the velodrome found its form
    18:45
  19. 27.
    Plus advent calendar door #11: The story of the Gömböc
    21:26
  20. 28.
    Plus advent calendar door #10: Small worlds on the brain
    20:55
  21. 29.
    Plus advent calendar door #9: Does quantum physics really describe reality?
    20:32
  22. 30.
    Plus Advent Calendar Door #8: What happened before the big bang?
    21:47
  23. 31.
    Plus Advent Calendar Door #7: Was maths to blame for the financial crisis?
    16:31
  24. 32.
    Plus Advent Calendar Door #6: Maths takes flight
    12:11
  25. 33.
    Plus Advent Calendar Door #5: Catching waves
    14:50
  26. 34.
    Plus Advent Calendar Door #4: What is a black hole - physically?
    13:01
  27. 35.
    Plus advent calendar door #3: How to evaluate a medical treatment
    31:05
  28. 36.
    Plus Advent Calendar Door #1: Stadium maths
    14:26
  29. 37.
    Plus advent calendar door #2: Packing spheres
    11:35
  30. 38.
    Ivan Smith: The podcast
    3:52
  31. 39.
    The ICM 2022: The podcast
    9:31
  32. 40.
    Nalini Joshi: The podcast
    11:30
  33. 41.
    Clément Mouhout: the podcast
    6:49
  34. 42.
    Cheryl Praeger: The podcast
    9:09
  35. 43.
    Jack Thorne: The podcast
    5:08
  36. 44.
    Akshay Venkatesh: The podcast, part II
    6:46
  37. 45.
    Akshay Venkatesh: The podcast, part I
    4:32
  38. 46.
    June Barrow-Green: The podcast
    7:27
  39. 47.
    Maria Esteban: The podcast
    5:37
  40. 48.
    The Gauss Prize 2018: The podcast
    16:35
  41. 49.
    The Nevanlinna Prize 2018: The podcast
    11:01
  42. 50.
    The Fields Medals 2018: The podcast
    11:52

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