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The Race to Eat 100 Plates
November 25th, 2022

The holiday eating season is just getting started, which may be why our friend Charlize C. asked, how long would it take to eat 100 plates of food? Well, that depends on both the food and the person eating it. Competitive speed-eaters can eat 13 grilled cheese sandwiches in just 1 minute. *IF* they could eat […]

Going Batty
October 30th, 2022

Bats may look a little weird and scary, but they’re pretty neat animals that help us out more than we may know! Read on to go batty with the math behind these cool creatures.

Lady with a Big Foot
September 30th, 2022

The tall, green Statue of Liberty is known all around the world. But do you know just how big she is? The answer might surprise you – so read on to find out the numbers behind this large, lovely Lady!

The Tortoise That (Almost) Beats the Hare
September 16th, 2022

When you think of a speedy animal, we bet you don’t think of turtles or tortoises. But the world’s speediest tortoise might change your mind…or maybe not. Read on to speed through the math and see how fast this four-legged friend is.

Swimming Through Bricks
August 24th, 2022

When you look in a river or stream, sometimes you see fish swimming around. But you don’t usually expect to see a giant fish sticking out of a building when you look up! That’s probably why this sculpture sticking through a building in Portland, Oregon is so eye-catching. Read on to find out about this flying fish sculpture and swim through the math.

Berry, Berry Mixed Up
August 15th, 2022

Which of these fruits are not berries: strawberry, blackberry, banana, tomato, and blueberry? Turns out just two of them aren’t. Click “Read More” to find out which two, and do some yummy berry math!

A Buddy for Sunfish
July 25th, 2022

What’s the opposite of a sunfish and does it really exist? Read on to find out, and do the underwater math on these odd fish!

How Many Houses?
July 24th, 2022

Bedtime Math fan Alan D-S. asked us a great question: how many buildings are there in the world? Read on to build up the math and find out the answer!

Enough People for a Party
June 6th, 2022

Bedtime Math fan Maya C. just asked us, how many people are there in the world? Read on to find out and be surprised by the numbers!

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