‘Science and Nature’
Why do you lose weight when you sleep? Read on to discover the answer and do some fun measurement math!
There’s a holiday for just about anything, and today is no exception: it’s Penguin Awareness Day! Even though they’re one of the few birds that can’t fly, penguins are cool in other ways. Read on to discover the numbers in our flightless friend, the penguin.
It’s amazing to watch a rocketship blast off. Now imagine if there were rockets attached to your car to make it go really fast! That’s exactly what some engineers are working on. Read on to find out just how fast they’re trying to make cars go – and speed through the rocket math.
Bedtime Math (and pizza) fan Emmett L. asked us, how many ants can a pizza feed? Read on to find out the answer – and eat up the math!
You see icicles hanging off houses a lot in the winter, but what about full frozen waves covering cars? Read on to do the “cool” math of icicles.
Bedtime Math fan Evan K. asked us, which one does Earth have more of, snow or trees? What’s your guess? Read on to find out what the math says – you might be surprised by the answer!
Have you ever watched a movie in 3D and worn those funny glasses that make things look closer or farther away from you? Now imagine insects wearing them! Read on to find out why scientists put teeny tiny glasses on praying mantises – and do the 3D math.
Today is “National Cut Your Energy Costs” Day, the day when we think about using less electricity in our homes, gasoline in our cars, and other forms of energy. Do you know what things in your house use the most energy? Read on to find out and celebrate the day by doing energy-saving math!
Bedtime Math fan Migael d.P. asked us, how many spots does a cheetah have? (And sent us a great drawing to help figure it out.) Read on to get wild with math and counting spots!
Bedtime Math fan Elena S. asked us, how many footprints can a person make before they’re washed away? Read on to find out, and step up your math game on footprints!