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A Shark Who Likes Snow

January 5, 2017 4:00 pm


It’s fun to make a snowman when there’s enough snow. But it must have been even more fun to make a giant snow shark! Read on to see how one family scaled up the fun, and do the math by the shovelful.

Haircut for a Bug

January 4, 2017 4:00 pm


This sure is a strange looking bug. With its bristly hair, it’s hard to tell its front from its back. But this tiny, hairy bug actually exists! Read on to see the hairy numbers behind this crazy creature.

Strut Like a Sheep

January 3, 2017 4:00 pm


Sheep are herd animals who just follow each other without asking questions. So we’re loving this video that shows a stream of sheep flowing from one grassy area to another. And when it comes to all these sheep, the math is boundless! Read on to count the sheep and discover the moving math.

New Year, New You!

January 2, 2017 4:00 pm


The New Year is a popular time to start “resolutions,” or promises to become a better person. But just how long does it take for that promise to stick? Read on to do the New Year’s math in resolutions!

More Than One Rose for Your Nose

January 1, 2017 4:00 pm


As beautiful as a rose is, a dozen is even more beautiful. So how about 18 million of them, put together to make all kinds of shapes of animals, buildings, people, and more? Read on to wake up and smell the roses – and do the math in the annual Rose Parade!

When You Stay Up Late…

December 31, 2016 4:00 pm


You might stay up extra late on New Year’s Eve to celebrate it turning the next year. But if you do, you’re usually extra tired the next day, which causes lots of yawning. Read on to do the math on how yawns stack up when they go from one person to another – and even to your dog!

Snowball Fight, Siberia-Style

December 30, 2016 4:00 pm


It’s fun to have a snowball fight, but it’s hard work making all those snowballs to throw. Well, it’s so cold that along one beach in Siberia, Nature-made snowballs are showing up! Read on to have a ball with the math behind these natural snowballs of various sizes.

Dam Good Shot!

December 29, 2016 4:00 pm


Have you ever shot a basketball at a really tall hoop and made it in? It’s really exciting! Now imagine throwing a basketball at a hoop that’s hundreds of feet below you – and breaking a world record. Read on to do the math in this crazy basketball shot.

Words That Make You Cross-eyed

December 28, 2016 4:00 pm


We like to build with Legos, blocks, bricks and stones, but you can also build with words! Crossword puzzles do just that. And, believe it or not, there’s a lot of math in building with words. Read on to see!

Freak Fingernails

December 27, 2016 4:00 pm


Bedtime Math fan Sydney B. asked us, how long were the longest fingernails ever? Read on to find out, and do the nail-biting math of the woman who broke a record by not breaking nails!