In January, measles returned to the Pacific Northwest, while Ebola resurged in the Congo. It would take a lot more research for scientists to be able to stop threats like these in their tracks.

Data science is going to grow over the coming decades and requires trained graduates who can handle the work.

Bee brains contain less than one million neurons. Despite this, new research shows the honeybee can use symbols to perform basic maths, including addition and subtraction.

The Shanghai maths method is considered to be one the best in the world for teaching students mathematics, but it doesn't necessarily translate well into English schools.

In an attempt to respond to the TRC's calls to action, academic disciplines such as mathematics can contribute through community-led partnerships with Indigenous peoples.

A new study looks at decades of NCAA free throws, finding that women shoot at 3 percent higher consistency than men.

Anti-Semitism brought down one of the world's greatest centers for mathematical research.

High school girls who are more confident in their math abilities are more likely to pursue math in college and beyond.

Theresa May could game Conservative MPs by placing them into a 'prisoner's dilemma'.

Instead of getting "back to basics" to improve math skills, we should make math literacy a priority by developing, attracting and supporting skilled teachers, and improving math literacy at home.

Many Americans feel anxiety or dread when it comes to math. A lot of that anxiety starts in childhood.

Most math classrooms feature a teacher lecturing and students quietly working on problems. But research shows that a different approach would lead to better results.

Undergraduate statistics degrees have tripled in the past decade. Is 'statistician' really the sexy new job?

A famous mathematician claims to have cracked a longstanding problem involving prime numbers. But his results still need to be verified.

A new Science Gallery Melbourne exhibition offers a set of reflections, calculations and speculations that engage with ideas about the perfect body, mathematical precision, quantum physics and a post-human world.

The inventor of the brain-teasing Möbius strip died 150 years ago, but his creation continues to spawn new ideas in mathematics.

Through games and household tasks, parents can help their children learn basic math skills like counting, geometry and algebraic thinking.

Premier Doug Ford and Minister of Education Lisa Thompson have told elementary school teachers to expect curriculum change directives for "back to basics" mathematics, a move that could hurt students.

Zebrafish are known for their black and gold stripes, but researchers are still figuring out how pigment cells interact to form these patterns.

To get more students interested in STEM subjects, teachers must break out of the traditional subject-matter silos and use an approach that helps kids understand how math is used in the real world.