LilacLoungeMathematics Mathematicians Report New Discovery About the Dodecahedron Quanta Magazine - Erica Klarreich Three mathematicians have resolved a fundamental question about straight paths on the 12-sided Platonic solid. Even though mathematicians have spent …

LilacLounge Math Genius Has Come Up With a Wildly Simple New Way to Solve Quadratic Equations ScienceAlert - Peter Dockrill If you studied algebra in high school (or you're learning it right now), there's a good chance you're familiar with the quadratic formula. If not, …

LilacLounge Finally, Software That Turns Confusing Math Equations Into Simple Images Popular Mechanics - By Courtney LinderIllustrating math equations can help students make sense of the abstract. Math equations can feel like a banal abstraction without images to make sense of the strings of numbers, letters, and Greek symbols....

LilacLounge Young Mathematician Solves Old, Famous Knot Problem in Barely a Week Popular Mechanics - By Caroline DelbertHere's how she untangled it after others tried for decades. Mathematicians were shocked when a graduate student worked through a decades-old problem in just a few days. University of Texas at Austin mathematician...

LilacLounge Baffling 500-page ABC maths proof to be published after eight-year row newscientist.com - By Donna Lu After a saga eight years in the making, a mathematician is finally set to formally publish a proof that rocked number theory and baffled almost …