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Perky Pack of Penguins

March 1, 2020 4:00 pm

Bedtime Math fan Jordan F. asked us, how many penguins are there in the world? (along with sending a great picture!) There are a lot of different types of penguins, and a lot of penguins of each different type! Read on to find out how they really add up when put all together.

Look Out for Penguins

January 20, 2020 4:00 pm

There’s a holiday for just about anything, and today is no exception: it’s Penguin Awareness Day! Even though they’re one of the few birds that can’t fly, penguins are cool in other ways. Read on to discover the numbers in our flightless friend, the penguin.

Not-So-Pudgy Penguins

January 2, 2020 4:00 pm

Bedtime Math fan Libby O. asked us, how tall are baby penguins compared to their moms and dads? (and gave us an awesome penguin drawing, too!) It turns out this is an excellent question! Read on to find out the answer and peck away at the penguin math.

Meet the Penguins

July 22, 2019 4:00 pm

Connecticut is one more state proving that great things come in small packages. While it’s the 3rd smallest state, it is home to 3.5 million people – plus all...

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How Many Houses?

July 24, 2020 4:00 pm

Bedtime Math fan Alan D-S. asked us a great question: how many buildings are there in the world? Read on to build up the math and find out the answer!

Top 10 Pets

April 17, 2020 4:00 pm

Lots of animals can make great pets. But which are the most popular ones? It all depends on what you count. Read on to do the fluffy, fun math on our furry friends!

“Draw a Picture of a Bird” Day

April 8, 2020 4:00 pm

What do you like to draw? Have you ever drawn a bird? Well, if you’ve never had the pleasure of doing that, now’s your big chance because today is Draw a Picture of a Bird Day. That means exactly what it sounds like it means, so grab some paper and crayons or a sidewalk and some chalk, and get to work! When you draw anything, you’re actually making lots of decisions without even realizing it: what exactly to draw, what coloring tools to use in what colors, and how big to draw your subject.  Luckily, on Draw a Picture of a Bird Day it doesn’t have to be a bird you saw today, which opens up a lot of possibilities.

Don’t Hold Your Breath

December 8, 2019 4:00 pm

If you’ve ever tried to hold your breath, you know if gets harder and harder as time ticks by. But did you know there are some animals that can hold their breath for 10 minutes, 20 minutes, and even longer? Read on to see which animals are masters at holding their breaths, and take a breath of fresh math!

Fluffy Robot Penguin

October 8, 2019 4:00 pm

It’s hard to study penguins as a scientist. But if you’re a scientist with a robot it’s a lot easier. And it’s even easier if your robot is cleverly disguised as a penguin. Read on to see how the penguins are liking these fluffy robot penguins, and do the penguin math.

Penguin Post Office

March 5, 2019 4:00 pm

Going to the post office may seem like just another daily job. But not when you work at the post office in Antarctica, where you get to take care of penguins, too! Read on to see just how many people want to work there – and get a little silly with the penguin post office math.