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A Leafy Game of Leapfrog
October 21st, 2022

Chances are you’ve seen green bushes growing in front of people’s houses or in nature before. But have you ever seen bushes that were shaped like animals? Read on to do the math in this wild art form called “topiary.”

As Schlumpy As a Sloth
October 20th, 2022

Almost every animal gets its own day to be celebrated. And that’s why there’s International Sloth Day! Read on to slink through the math in these lovable, yet slow-moving creatures.

The Cat That Counts
October 19th, 2022

Cats may sleep most of the day, but when they’re up, they move around a lot! One guy wanted to know just how much, so he attached a device to his cat’s collar that counted his steps. Read on to see how this cat’s meow-vment really added up!

Breaking a World Record – With All Your Friends
October 17th, 2022

There’s a world record out there for almost anything. And one town tries to break a new world record every year. Pretty soon they might hold the record for world records. Read on to see what kind of fun records they’ve broken – and see how the math in record-breaking adds up!

Big Foot – for Real
October 14th, 2022

It may be difficult for you to find shoes that you like and are comfy. But just imagine how hard it is for the person with the world’s biggest feet! Read on to walk in the shoes of this world record holder – and step into the math in shoe sizes.

Give Me a High Five — or Fifty
October 12th, 2022

Starfish usually have 5 legs. But did you know that some types of starfish have up to 50 legs? Read on to get a leg – or 20 – up on the math in starfish!

From Dinosaur to French Fry
October 11th, 2022

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!

The Truth about Toothpaste
October 10th, 2022

Ever wonder who thought up some ideas that we now do every day? Like brushing your teeth with a toothbrush and toothpaste, for example. It turned out to be a great idea, but who really thought of it? Read on to “brush” up on toothpaste math – you might be shocked at how far back it actually goes!

If Your Car Had Arms and Legs
October 9th, 2022

We have lots of robots in our lives, but we bet there are few as cool as this real-life Transformer car! Read on to see how it works, and discover the math in these mutating cars.

What Happens When You Jump from a Plane?
October 8th, 2022

Flying in an airplane really is a crazy idea. Jumping out of one with a parachute at 24 miles high is even crazier! But that didn’t stop Felix Baumgartner. Read on to jump into the math behind this crazy sky dive.

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