This issue, Top Ten features the top ten parts of a circle! Then vote here on the top ten geometry instruments for Issue 06!
At 10, and dangerously close to having a “(sic)” added after it: the center.
Beating its American cover version to number 9 this week: Stuck in the Centre with You by Stealers Wheel.
We are pleased to announce that Chalkdust Issue 05 will be released on Tuesday 7 March. To celebrate this, we will be holding a free launch event on Tuesday 7 March in the Print Room Café at UCL from 7.15pm. We’d love to meet more of our readers, so please come along and invite your friends. If you can’t make the event but you’d still like to get your hands on some copies of Chalkdust, please see below for more information.
Chalkdust has made it through its second year! Yep. 731 days ago (that’s right, 2016 was a leap year) we got together with the idea of creating something, we weren’t sure what, to share maths. That’s it. And now, one million minutes later, we are celebrating our second anniversary and are in the process of creating our fifth issue.
This post was part of the Chalkdust 2016 Advent Calendar.
Today is the final day of the Chalkdust advent calendar.
Click here to open today’s door.
A set is a collection of items. Sprinkled throughout Issue 04 of Chalkdust were some of our favourite sets. Here we have collected them together and we’d really love to hear yours. You can write about them at the bottom of this post! Continue reading
Issue 04 was released on 4 October 2016. Enjoy the articles online or scroll down to view the magazine as a PDF.
Never be stumped by a maths problem again, with this crash course from the ever-competent Stephen Muirhead
James Grime gets intimate with 'the most beautiful woman in the world' from the golden age of Hollywood
Colin Wright juggles Euler, doodling and Millennium problems
Make your own treasures, guaranteed to be priceless on a future episode of Antiques Roadshow
Pythagoras gave us so much more than a² + b² = c²
Exploring the connection between maths and art.
Sit in your favourite chair and do away with those tedious algebraic proofs
Diego Carranza tells you to stop worrying and dimensionally analyse the bomb
We chat to Andrea about crime, maths and her fluid career
Vote for your favourite part of a circle
Follow our flowchart to find out where your true calling is
Part 3 of our mathematical comic's adventure
Don't be left behind... more mathematical fashion advice
Solve the puzzles that appeared in Issue 04.
How to make mathematical crochet
The definitive chart of chalk's greatest colours
The geometry of psychedelic hallucinations
Can you solve it?
Moonlighting agony uncle Prof. Dirichlet answers more of your personal problems
Download Issue 04 as a PDF