Ahoy – it’s Talk Like a Pirate Day! You may think pirates were all about attacking ships and taking treasure. But they had to do a lot of math to make sure they were going in the right direction. Read on to sail the high seas with the math, mateys!
You’ve probably built with Lego before, but have you ever built with Lego cake? This is one cake that’s almost as much fun to make as it is to eat! Read on to discover the numbers in going big with Legos – and eat up the yummy math.
Flying in a plane is pretty exciting. But one man wanted to take it a step further and tried flying with balloons! Read on to go up, up, and away with the math in this crazy idea.
Domino chains are so simple but so cool. And when you make them into patterns and spirals with multiple levels like Lily Hevesh does, they’re even cooler! Read on to discover the math behind building a triple domino spiral – and see where math, science, and art collide.
Why does a guinea pig need a suit of armor? You never know! So read on, and suit up with the math in pet armor.
What if you could build your own house out of Lego? How many pieces would you need? Read on to build up with the Lego math!
Crayola crayons have all types of crazy names, like Fuzzy Wuzzy, and Outer Space. But wth all the different colors they have, they had to get creative with the names! Read on to do some colorful math in crayon naming.
If you have a dog, you know they’re fun, but sometimes you need somebody to watch them when you go away. Dog sharing is perfect for this, and it gives people who don’t have a pup the chance to enjoy one for a few days. Read on to see how much math is involved in sharing a canine companion!
You’ve probably seen — or maybe even ridden — a bright yellow school bus. But have you ridden one that flies? This amusement park ride may not actually take you anywhere, but there’s tons of math and other fun in it. Read on to fly through the numbers in the Crazy Bus!
Did you ever realize you can make music with just about anything? Even garbage lids, kitchen sinks, and brooms! Read on to do the math behind the wacky music you can make with everyday items.