Volume 44


Issue 1

Welcome to this first issue for 2008. I hope you enjoy the articles and problems. The articles by Michael Deakin and Peter Brown in this issue both relate to proof: Dedkind’s proof that there are an infinite number of objects and the proof by mathematical induction.


Issue 2

Welcome to the second issue for 2008. For some forty years now the second issue of Parabola has celebrated the accomplishments of outstanding young mathematicians for their success in the UNSW School Mathematics Competition.

Issue 3

Welcome to the final issue for 2008. I am delighted to let you know that the U-Committee of the University of New South Wales has generously provided us with funds to set up a website for online mathematics outreach to secondary school students throughout Australia.