My approximation of Pi

Maths on a┬áSaturday, what is this!? Oh, and we’re back once again! Sometimes you have those ‘Random Shower Thoughts’ that just require further investigation. We’ll, the other day that very thing just happened to happen to me. After many hours looking in the wrong place, I decided to try and work it out through another…

Imaginary Numbers?

The maths blog is back again! Imaginary numbers? I hear you ask. Yes, they exist, but they prefer to go by the name of complex numbers. If you are confused as to what I am talking about here, let me attempt to explain. Our traditional view of numbers is all of the numbers laid out…

Maths is beautiful

Time for another maths blog! Beauty is rarely the first word that comes to mind when one thinks about maths, however by using the art of data visualisation we can easily change that. A mathematical artist called Martin Krzywinski shows us the beauty of the randomness contained within famous number such as Pi, the golden…

Dozenal VS Decimal

Hello again! Slight change of topic, Sundays are now going to be for our weekly Maths blog. We wanted to start with something big and opinionated, so here it is! Just a bit of knowledge before we start: -Donzenal is base 12, the numbers used in base 12 are 0, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5,…