March 23, 2019 10:55 AMWASHINGTON (NYTIMES) - The long-awaited special counsel report is complete, 675 days after Mr Robert Mueller was named to oversee the investigation into Russia's election interference, whether any Trump associates coordinated with that plot and whether President Donald Trump tried to obstruct justice.
New research explains how the shapes of neurons can be classified using mathematical methods from the field of algebraic topology. Neuroscientists can now start building a formal catalogue for all the types of cells in the brain. Onto this catalogue of cells, they can systematically map the function and role in disease of each type of neuron in the brain.
A guest post by Beth Burroughs, Montana State UniversityYou might have noticed a recent flurry of activity by mathematicians engaged in discussions about the teaching of mathematics. A few examples:The Common Vision project is a joint effort of five organizations in the mathematical sciences (AMATYC, AMS, ASA, MAA and SIAM) focused on modernizing undergradua […]