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When Your Tail Really Counts

May 23, 2015 4:00 pm


What are these animals in this picture and why are they so neat? Read on to find out, and discover how many ways these cool creatures can count!

Secret Swimming Pool

May 22, 2015 4:00 pm


What could be more fun than swimming? Going on a hunt for a hidden pool to go swimming in! Read on to uncover the math in a secret swimming pool in California.

Don’t Trip Over that Tongue!

May 21, 2015 4:00 pm


Can touch your tongue to your eyeball or lick your elbow? We know of a few animals and at least 1 person who can. Read on to take a lick at this tongue-twisting math!

Tomato-Chucking Robot

May 20, 2015 4:00 pm


Running the 26 miles in a marathon is hard. But Tomatan the robot is trying to make it a little easier. Read on to toss around the numbers behind this tomato-tossing robot!

We’ve Spotted Your Next Pet

May 19, 2015 4:00 pm


Cheetah cubs are cute, especially the ones in this picture. But it might be a little difficult to have one as a pet. Read on to see how much math there is in keeping up with cheetahs!

Basement Lego Cave

May 18, 2015 4:00 pm


How many LEGO pieces can you fit in a basement? For Jeff Pelletier the answer is always more! Read on to find out just how many LEGOs are in his 150 bins – and see how the LEGOs and fun add up.

12,000 Years of Nuts

May 17, 2015 4:00 pm


Happy National Walnut Day! If there were ever a day to go nuts, it would be today. So read on to go nuts with the walnut math.

How to Build a Waterslide

May 16, 2015 4:00 pm


What can $81 buy you? Apparently an old amusement park waterslide for your backyard! Read on to see how an amusement park’s trash was one grandpa’s treasure – and slide your way through the math.

A Backwards Kind of Day

May 15, 2015 4:00 pm


What’s so special about today? Read on to find out the hidden math in this past week!

How to Make More S’mores

May 14, 2015 4:00 pm


S’mores are yummy treats to make over a campfire. And now there’s a way to make lots of s’mores at once, even if it’s raining and you don’t have a fire. Read on to discover how you can make even more s’mores, and do the delicious, gooey math!