Biology is increasingly a numbers game, and newly trained biologists need to have good math skills. Scientific Blogging reports that the UK's Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council is calling for researchers to submit examples of how they use mathematics in their work so that they can be used in the classroom to show studies how math is applied in modern biology research.

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