December 19, 2017 1:24 AMUNITED NATIONS (REUTERS) - Israel said it believes its longtime ally the United States will veto a United Nations Security Council on Monday (Dec 18) that would call on US President Donald Trump to withdraw his decision to recognise Jerusalem as Israel's capital.
Three mathematicians have a different explanation for the accelerating expansion of the universe that does without theories of 'dark energy.' Einstein's original equations for General Relativity actually predict cosmic acceleration due to an 'instability,' they argue in a new paper.
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 […]