February 15-26. The vPlus Festival is an online festival from Potential Plus UK, full of workshops, webinars and discussions for young people with enquiring minds, their families and schools.


Maths Resources for Ambitious Students Aged 11-16 – Simon Singh – Parent Session

Three books from Simon Singh

Maths Resources for Ambitious Students Aged 11-16 – Simon Singh – Parent Session

Parent Session

In this half hour session, best-selling science writer Simon Singh, author of Fermat’s Last Theorem and The Simpsons and Their Mathematical Secrets, will talk briefly about his own books before discussing his five favourite resources for inspiring and challenging keen maths students.

Session Presenter

Simon Singh at the Merseyside Skeptics Society CCb3.0

Simon Singh

Simon Singh is an author, journalist and TV producer, specialising in science and mathematics. Simon studied physics at Imperial College London before completing a PhD in particle physics at Cambridge University and at CERN, Geneva.

Image: Simon Singh at the Merseyside Skeptics Society CC-by-3.0

Event Hours(1)

  • Mon 22nd Feb

    20.00 - 20.30

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