Have you ever walked so long it felt like you were walking for days? One man actually did walk for days – 99 days to be exact – as he trekked across the United States, from California to Maine. Read on to find out how the miles added up!
What do mattresses, dominoes, and 850 people have in common? A world record, of course! Read on to find out how one hotel gave a whole new meaning to crashing into bed – and do the mattress math.
It’s not every day you get to celebrate the Tooth Fairy. But we get to today because it’s National Tooth Fairy Day! And with 20 million kids in the U.S. who each have 20 baby teeth, this hard-working fairy deserves a lot of credit. Read on to sink your teeth into the math of National Tooth Fairy Day.
These days we take our phones everywhere, which means there’s a greater chance they’ll get lost. So imagine one scuba diver’s surprise after his phone fell into Monterey Bay, and then he got it back weeks later. Read on to find out an even more shocking surprise – and dial up the math in swimming phones!
When we’re showering, we don’t really notice how much water we’re wasting. Well, one woman noticed and invented a clever shower curtain to encourage people to take shorter showers. Read on to see how this invention gently pokes and prods its users (literally!) to lessen the amount of time they spend singing in the shower – and see how the gallons of water saved can add up quickly!
We’ve seen that their are holidays for all sorts of things. From ice cream to onion rings, we’re always looking for a reason to celebrate. And there are all kinds of ways to celebrate, too. One woman celebrates in a toe-tally different way. Read on to find out how – and do the math!
Our toes are usually stuffed inside socks and shoes. But today’s their big chance to break out and move about – it’s National Wiggle Your Toes Day! Read on to do the math on your wiggly little piggies, and give them a chance to do the counting for once.
Sometimes cars have to wait at a railroad crossing for a train to pass. But cars on one highway in Gibraltar have that beat – they need to wait at an airplane crossing! Read on to see how the airport has timing down to a science, and fly through the math.
What’s the longest word you can think of? Is it more than 45 letters long? Read on to find out which word wins the title of longest word in the dictionary – and see how the letters add up in even longer words!
If time flies when you’re having fun, this clock must make time soar! Read on to see how this clever clock gives new meaning to times tables.