It’s mathematics that helps us to describe, foresee, formalize and organize our lives. There is no doubt in its significance and value nowadays. Biologists, economists, historians, geographers, businessmen, politicians – all are dealing with this science every day, more or less.

However, few people really know what happens with mathematics nowadays: we have invited the leading experts of the nation to tell about it. Mathematics is a precise and very complicated science, that is why we have decided to reduce the degree of intellectual tensity and chose a laid-back format of a stroll…

However, few people really know what happens with mathematics nowadays: we have invited the leading experts of the nation to tell about it. Mathematics is a precise and very complicated science, that is why we have decided to reduce the degree of intellectual tensity and chose a laid-back format of a stroll…

October 23, 2016

**We caught the last train car: in the summer, just a few days before his departure from Moscow Sergey Petrovich Novikov, Head of the MIAS Department for Geometry and Topology, Fields Medallist, RAS Academician, accepted the invitation of Ogonyok magazine journalists. **

A math walk with a well-known Soviet and Russian mathematician covered the sunny galleries of Steklovka…