Math ability born not made, say psychologists

Some people are just born good at math, new research indicates, which has found significant differences in the 'number sense' of pre-school children.

Religion's doomed in many countries, say mathematicians

Religion's on its way out in every one of nine countries studied by a team of scientists.

Mathematicians aim to list all possible shapes in the universe

Mathematicians are working on a vast directory aiming to specify every single possible shape in the universe in up to five dimensions.