‘Science and Nature’

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Prickles on Command

March 27, 2015 4:00 pm


Frogs seem slippery and slimy. But this frog can pull some crazy tricks. Read on for the math on its shape-shifting secrets!

Eeny, Meeny, Miny, Mooooo

March 25, 2015 4:00 pm


These cute cow quadruplets are 1 in a million, or even better. Read on to do the cow math!

When Recycling Goes Flying

March 24, 2015 4:00 pm


Ever wonder how your paper, plastic, and glass magically get recycled and used again? Read on to uncover the mystery and crunch the numbers on recycling

Manatee Madness

March 21, 2015 4:00 pm


Manatees might look funny and be missing some teeth, but in Florida they’re in charge right now. Read on to hear the numbers!

When Night and Day Get Even

March 20, 2015 4:00 pm


What’s special about today? It’s the first day of spring, but it’s also the equinox, when our Sun does some special math tricks for us. Read on to run the numbers on our place in space today!

Instant Island – Just Add a Volcano

March 18, 2015 4:00 pm


Looking for a new sunny beach to visit? Wait a few months and a volcano might make one for you! Read on to do the math on instant tropical islands.

Camera-Crazed Octopus

March 10, 2015 4:00 pm


How many octopus arms does it take to hold a camera? A real octopus showed us – read on to do the math and find out!

Sunset for Martians

March 6, 2015 4:00 pm


The sky is blue – but only to us Earthlings. Read on to find out how Martians answer the question, “What color is the sky?”

Penguin Post Office

March 5, 2015 4:00 pm


Do you like living with smelly penguins and carrying mail over ice and snow? Then we have the job for you! Read on to run the numbers on the craziest job ever.

How to Ride a Woodpecker

March 4, 2015 4:00 pm


What’s the quickest way to travel in the wild? One weasel figured it out. Read on to find out and soar through the math!