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Aug 13, 2014 07:00 AM ET // AFP
An Iranian-born mathematician has become the first woman to win a prestigious Fields Medal, widely viewed as the Nobel Prize of mathematics.
May 6, 2014 01:00 PM ET // Tanya Lewis, LiveScience
A man with a traumatic brain injury developed the remarkable ability to see the world mathematically.
Mar 12, 2014 03:21 PM ET
Sometimes, math can be hard ... but can it also be beautiful? Our resident mathematician Tara Long joins DNews today to discuss a new study shows how math can be perceived as a beautiful piece of art in the brain.
Nov 6, 2013 04:48 AM ET
Everyone's heard someone say that they're "just not a math person." But don't believe them: It's not true! These people are just lazy, and science proves it. Trace Dominguez explains.
Oct 21, 2013 07:00 PM ET // Stephanie Pappas, LiveScience
Babies who have a strong primitive sense of numbers at 6 months of age grow into children with solid math skills at age 3.
Mar 6, 2012 10:55 AM ET // Benjamin Radford
Contrary to public opinion, girls are interested in math and science.