Microsite: The Numb3r My5teries

Explore the marvelous mystery of maths with activities from the 2006 CHRISTMAS LECTURES

  • Key stage

    KS3, KS4

  • Subjects

    maths, numbers, shapes, codes, probability

  • Media

    Microsite, flash games

  • Christmas Lectures Microsite with Marcus du Sautoy

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    Credit: Royal Institution

  • Christmas Lectures Microsite with Marcus du Sautoy

    The curious incident of the never-ending numbers

    Credit: Royal Institution

  • Christmas Lectures Microsite with Marcus du Sautoy

    The story of the elusive shapes

    Credit: Royal Institution

  • Christmas Lectures Microsite with Marcus du Sautoy

    The secret of the winning streak

    Credit: Royal Institution

  • Christmas Lectures Microsite with Marcus du Sautoy

    The case of the uncrackable code

    Credit: Royal Institution

  • Christmas Lectures Microsite with Marcus du Sautoy

    The quest to predict the future

    Credit: Royal Institution

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By analysing the clues and spotting a hidden pattern, mathematicians have unmasked some of the most challenging cases on the mathematical books. Join mini Marcus to hunt for clues that will crack the greatest unsolved cases in mathematics.

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