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Pocket Pet
November 10th, 2022

Koalas are those cute furry animals that like to climb trees and eat leaves. But did you know koala “bears” aren’t actually bears? Read on to find out more fun facts about these furballs, and do the koala math!

Doggie Dinnertime, Week by Week
November 1st, 2022

Dogs love food, especially these two golden retriever pups. Their owner filmed them racing to dinner every few weeks. The result is a cool time lapse of the pups growing up – and lots of math!

Cookies for Your Pet Grasshopper
October 28th, 2022

Our fan Joey K. asked a great question: how fast could a grasshopper eat a cookie? Scientists aren’t sure how fast a grasshopper eats, but they do know that it can eat 16 times its own weight in 1 day! These bugs each weigh about half a gram, so the grasshopper could eat only 8 […]

Your Very Hungry Vacuum Cleaner
October 27th, 2022

How does a vacuum cleaner work? The machine has a really strong fan spinning inside. Instead of blowing air out at you, the fan pulls air — and dirt, and Lego, and little fuzzies from your sweater — up into the vacuum. A normal vacuum cleaner can lift about 5 pounds with the hose attachment, […]

How Heavy Is a Fluffy Dog?
September 29th, 2022

It feels great to get a haircut. You feel so light and cool, because your hair weighs less. So imagine how light a dog who got 35 pounds of hair cut at once felt afterwards! Read on to do the math on this close shave.

How Do Doggie Treats Taste?
September 15th, 2022

Dogs love their doggie biscuits, especially when the biscuit’s ginormous! But just how big is the world’s biggest dog treat? Read on to find out – and treat yourself to some tasty math.

Color Me Royal
September 14th, 2022

What is your favorite color to wear? One person who had a real favorite was Queen Elizabeth II of England, who passed away last week. Today is the first day people can say goodbye to her, and as we remember her, we can look at her 70 years of beautiful outfits as Queen. Years ago […]

Trip to the Sun
September 13th, 2022

Bedtime Math fan Dillon M. asked us, how do we measure the distance from the Earth to the Sun? Read on to find out the answer to this great question, and do the out-of-this-world math!

Furball
September 4th, 2022

How long is your hair? Is it as long as the fur on the world record-holding cat? Read on to find out – and do the math on how your hair measures up!

The Teeniest Giant
September 1st, 2022

Pandas are really big animals – after all, they’re called giant pandas for a reason! But they don’t start out that way. Read on to do the math on how teeny these giants begin.

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