What’s hot and what’s not, issue 07

Fashion is fleeting, Chalkdust regulars are not.


Maths is a fickle world. Stay à la mode with our guide to the latest trends.

HOT The new Chalkdust T-shirt

Available on this very website!

NOT The old Chalkdust T-shirt

Available in charity shops throughout the midlands.

HOT $2^{77\,232\,917}-1$

Its popularity is irreducible.

NOT $2^{74\,207\,281}-1$

Past its prime.

HOT Mathematical poems

To see why these are
hot, see Chalkdust issue
seven, or click here.

NOT Mathematical fan-fiction

No-one wants to know which Fields medallists you’re shipping.

HOT 13 March

An excellent maths-themed occasion, and a great day to launch a maths magazine.

NOT 14 March

The least mathematical day of the year.

HOT Papers with multiple pictures

You might actually have a chance to understand one of these.

NOT Papers with multiple columns

An excellent
way to make
your paper
much harder
to read by
disrupting the
natural flow
of language.

NOT Higher order terms

NOT Negative order terms

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