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The Trick to the Oreo Twist

October 27, 2016 4:00 pm


Scientists study all kinds of questions, like how to get all the cream from an Oreo onto one side so you can eat the most yummy goodness. So how do you do it? Read on to find out, and do the delicious twisted math in a classic cookie!

Pass the Alligator, Please

October 24, 2016 4:00 pm


Do you feel like you eat the same things for dinner over and over? Well, what do you think about eating different foods like alligator and zucchini flowers? The Food Challenge provides you with a list of 100 odd foods to try. Read on to see if you’ve eaten any of them – and do the math on how many more you have to go!

Growing the Great Pumpkin

October 17, 2016 4:00 pm


It’s a popular time for pumpkins, which can be painted, carved or just used as decorations in front of your home for Fall. But if it’s a 2,000-pound pumpkin, it’s a little harder. Read on for the record-breaking numbers behind growing some of the largest pumpkins in the world!

The Wild Side of Watermelon

October 15, 2016 4:00 pm


All watermelons are long and round, right? Well, not these wacky watermelons! Read on to find out how farmers grow these cubed wonders – and do the math to see why it’s hip to be a square when you’re these fruits.

Pancakes for Your Pets

October 13, 2016 4:00 pm


People like pancakes, but apparently so do tortoises! And even tiny pancakes can be a delicious mouthful for small tortoises. Read on to see how the math in pancakes stacks up for these reptile friends.

From Dinosaur to French Fry

October 11, 2016 4:00 pm


Bedtime Math fans Parker and Kenley M. grow thousands of potatoes – some in really cool shapes like hearts, hands, ducks and dinosaurs – on their family farm. All those potatoes got them thinking, and they asked us, how many potatoes would it take to feed the world? Read on to find out and see how the math shapes up in the sums of spuds!

A Triple Bottle-Flip

October 5, 2016 4:00 pm


We’re loving this awesome video of a triple bottle-flip that Bedtime Math fans Matthew, Sean, and Ryan D. sent us! When you stop to think about it, this neat activity has lots of math involved. Read on to flip out over the fun numbers in bottle-flipping.

How to Bake a Bug Cake

October 4, 2016 4:00 pm


Have you ever eaten an ant? We bet this giant ant cake made by the Cake Boss is much more delicious than an actual ant. But why would anybody make a giant ant cake to begin with? Read on to see – and crawl your way through the awesome (and delicious!) ant math.

The Tacocopter

October 3, 2016 4:00 pm


Wouldn’t it be awesome if you could order a snack from your phone and have a tiny helicopter deliver it to you? This was the idea behind the Tacocopter – but was it real? Read on to find out, and fly through the math in drone-delivered tasty treats!

Earth You Can Eat

September 29, 2016 4:00 pm


The Earth is made of stuff like dirt and rocks, so it probably isn’t yummy. But what if you could eat the Earth and it tasted like cake? Read on to find out about one person who made a cake that looked like the Earth – and see all the delicious math involved in it!