# Author Archive

##### Jenga Cat

June 12, 2019 4:00 pm

Let’s face it: our pets want to be like us. They want to eat our food, sleep on our beds, and play our games — like Jenga, where you stack lots of thin wooden blocks, then pull them out one at a time without making the stack fall down. Read on to see how one cat’s Jenga-playing skills stack up – along with the numbers!

##### Before You Pop It…

June 11, 2019 4:00 pm

Biting into an ear of corn is like biting into a whole bunch of math. And what better way to celebrate Corn on the Cob Day than to see how the numbers in corn add up? Read on to do the corny math and look at corn in a whole new way!

##### A Teeny Friend for Bambi

June 10, 2019 4:00 pm

When something is teeny, it’s especially cute…including deer! Read on to meet the pudu, a tiny relative of the deer that only reaches 12 inches high – and do the miniature math.

##### How to Dance in 100 Places

June 9, 2019 4:00 pm

Have you been to 100 different places? How about danced at them? One guy did just that and made a really cool video of it. Read on to move and groove your way through the dancing math!

##### Ride That Lobster!

June 8, 2019 4:00 pm

Merry-go-rounds just got wild! Our fan Laurel P. let us know about one that artist Jeff Briggs has created from people’s drawings of animals. Read on to take a spin with the math in this wild ride.

##### Blast of Berries

June 7, 2019 4:00 pm

Bedtime Math fans Nate and Imogen S. asked us, how many raspberries are harvested around the world in a year? And how many blueberries? Read on to do the juicy math in these berry large numbers!

##### Say “Cheese!” for the Octopus

June 6, 2019 4:00 pm

How many octopus arms does it take to hold a camera? A real octopus showed us – read on to do the math and find out!

##### A Little Bite of Lego

June 5, 2019 4:00 pm

As if building with Lego wasn’t already fun, one guy has found a way to make it even more of a blast. Read on to find out how – and do the yummy, gummy Lego math!

##### Herding Ducks

June 4, 2019 4:00 pm

If you yell “Fetch!”, your pet dog might run to grab a stick. But would your pet duck listen? Read on to find out and try a fun math problem!

##### Bouncing off the Walls

June 3, 2019 4:00 pm

Making a basketball shot is hard, but how much harder when the hoop is on a rolling forklift? Read on to do the math and find out!