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A type of symmetry so unusual that it was called a “pariah” turns out to have deep connections to number theory.

At 28, Peter Scholze is uncovering deep connections between number theory and geometry.

The search for artistic truth and beauty has led Manjul Bhargava to some of the most profound recent discoveries in number theory, which have helped earn him the Fields Medal.

Two young mathematicians are illuminating a frontier in the study of rational solutions to polynomial equations: the cubics.