## Amie Wilkinson's Favorite Theorem

The University of Chicago mathematician tells us why she loves the fundamental theorem of calculus

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The University of Chicago mathematician tells us why she loves the fundamental theorem of calculus

July 27, 2017 — Evelyn Lamb

Meet the newest addition to your math podcast feed

July 27, 2017 — Evelyn Lamb

The brilliant Stanford professor, killed by breast cancer at 40, worked with shapes unconstrained by the real world

July 17, 2017 — Evelyn Lamb

The mathematical near-miss is "an exact representation of an almost-right answer"

July 3, 2017 — Evelyn Lamb

Michèle Audin’s book about Sofya Kovalevskaya is a fascinating combination of biography, personal reflections, and fictional digressions

July 3, 2017 — Evelyn Lamb

The mathematical model that should be an amusement park ride

June 30, 2017 — Evelyn Lamb

June 17 is World Tessellation Day. Take a moment to look at the beautiful patterns under your feet

June 17, 2017 — Evelyn Lamb

If it quacks like a sphere…

June 4, 2017 — Evelyn Lamb

Repeat Nobel Winners, they’re just like us!

June 3, 2017 — Evelyn Lamb

Julie Rehmeyer’s new memoir is a moving portrait of a person living expansively in the face of setbacks and limitations

May 28, 2017 — Evelyn Lamb

It took me a long time to understand the mysterious mathematical property of compactness

May 27, 2017 — Evelyn Lamb

Come for the fractals. Stay for the bunny puns

May 7, 2017 — Evelyn Lamb

I took a walk and tripped—almost literally—over a beautiful octagonal tiling

April 29, 2017 — Evelyn Lamb

Rue Sophie Germain is not the only Paris street named for a *mathématicienne*

April 21, 2017 — Evelyn Lamb

I wish we got to read a different story about Sophie Germain

April 1, 2017 — Evelyn Lamb

A natural habitat for hyperbolic geometry

March 31, 2017 — Evelyn Lamb

Mathematics and mathematicians thrive when they can travel freely around the world

March 26, 2017 — Evelyn Lamb

I turn to the Kakeya needle problem for reassurance in difficult times

March 19, 2017 — Evelyn Lamb

The euclidean circle constant? Been there, done that. Here are some other π's you might consider

March 14, 2017 — Evelyn Lamb

"Being trans is beautiful"

March 11, 2017 — Evelyn Lamb