‘Daily Routine’

When the Plant Is the Boss

August 6, 2018 4:00 pm

Bedtime Math fan James H. asked us, how many bugs can a pitcher plant eat in a year? Read on to learn more about the pitcher plant, and do the math to see just how many bugs a hungry plant can eat!

The Secret Formula for Fighting Fires

August 5, 2018 4:00 pm

Firefighters get hot, but they may be the coolest heroes out there because of all the math they use! Read on to see how firefighters use math to, well, fight fires.

Where Every Day Is Your Birthday

July 28, 2018 4:00 pm

Bedtime Math fan Ben W. asked us, which planet has the longest day? Read on to find out the answer, and see where you’d get to celebrate the most birthdays!

July 26, 2018 4:00 pm

There are strange national holidays for everything – including National Take Your Pants for a Walk Day! When you think about how many steps you take each day (with or without pants), the numbers can really add up. So grab your pants, get moving, and do the math in walking with your pants.

How Many Houses?

July 24, 2018 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!

Dog Day of Summer

July 23, 2018 4:00 pm

Hot dogs are a yummy food that we eat a lot at cookouts in the summer. But just how many do we eat throughout the year? Read on to cook up the math behind this tasty food on National Hot Dog Day!

Tower of Water

July 20, 2018 4:00 pm

When you turn on the faucet, have you ever wondered where that water comes from? Or why it sprays out so fast? Water comes from many places, but...

Paper by the Pound

July 19, 2018 4:00 pm

Bedtime Math fan Ruby W. asked us, how much paper do we use? When you think about everything that’s made of paper, the amount stacks up! Read on to do the math on paper, and see just how much you can do by recycling it.

Climbing the Walls

July 15, 2018 4:00 pm

Bedtime Math fan Calvin T. asked us, why is there scaffolding around new buildings? Read on to find out the answer, and climb high with the math!

Wild World of Words

July 12, 2018 4:00 pm

Bedtime Math fan William B. asked us, how many words are there in the world? Read on to find out, and do the math where numbers and words collide!