‘Science and Nature’

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Paper by the Pound

July 26, 2016 4:00 pm

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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.

Ducks of a Different Color

July 22, 2016 4:00 pm

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When you think of ducks, what color are they in your mind? Some ducks, like the ones in this picture, prefer a whole different set of colors. And these ducks have a cool way of talking to each other, too. Read on to find out more about these colorful friends, and swim through the math!

Happy Birthday, Snooty!

July 21, 2016 4:00 pm

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What’s a manatee and just how old can they live to be? Read on to find out, and celebrate the birthday of Snooty the manatee with some manatee math!

Tower of Water

July 20, 2016 4:00 pm

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Bedtime Math fans Elijah and Shane S. asked us, how much water does a water tower hold, and why are water towers so high off the ground? Read on to find out the answers to these great questions, and discover how much water and math are gushing out of this everyday structure!

The Buck Moon Stops Here

July 19, 2016 4:00 pm

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What’s so special about July’s full moon? Read on to find out, and see how full of math full moons are!

3, 2, 1, Blast-Off!

July 18, 2016 4:00 pm

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It’s hard work to lift things, especially when they’re heavy. So just imagine how hard a rocket has to work when it’s blasting into space and carrying thousands of gallons of fuel! Read on to get carried away with spaceship math that’s out of this world.

What Does the Dolphin Say?

July 17, 2016 4:00 pm

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Bedtime Math fan Mia G. asked us, how far does a dolphin’s sound travel? Read on to find out, and make some noise with the super speedy dolphin sound math!

Three Sheets to the Wind

July 16, 2016 4:00 pm

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You can do lots of things with a blank piece of paper, including making a world record-setting paper airplane! Read on to soar with the math and numbers in these classic creations.

Clap for Cows!

July 15, 2016 4:00 pm

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National Cow Appreciation Day is our big chance to show some love for these sweet, wide-eyed animals. And when you think about how much milk they make in a day, they deserve a lot of appreciation! Read on to get mooo-ving with the cow math.

How to Sing with a Whale

July 13, 2016 4:00 pm

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Did you know that bats and elephants make sounds we can only hear with special machines? And whales sing whole songs we can’t hear. Read on to discover the math in whale songs, and swim through the numbers behind these singing sea creatures!