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Super-Sized Snowflakes
February 5th, 2021

Snowflakes are beautiful, but it’s hard to see exactly what they look like. One photographer figured out how to take close-up pictures of them, though – and you can see all the shapes, patterns, and math in them. Read on to discover the beauty and math in Mother Nature’s snowflakes!

Groovin’ with the Groundhogs
February 2nd, 2021

Groundhog Day is when groundhogs pop their heads out of their holes and try to tell the future about the weather by looking for their shadows. And with 6 more weeks of winter weather on the line, you can bet these furry friends know how to do the math! Read on to do the Groundhog Day math for yourself.

Eggstreme Color
January 31st, 2021

A geode is a rock whose inside is full of crystals, which is pretty cool. What’s even cooler is that you can make your own geodes at home! Read on to see how, and do the colorful crystal counting.

Swimming with Killer Whales
January 24th, 2021

Imagine floating on the ocean and having a giant killer whale swim right under you! That’s what happened to one guy in California. At 30 feet long and with a fin that’s 6 feet high, these gentle giants are full of math. Read on to go big with the killer whale math.

Haircut for a Bug
January 6th, 2021

This sure is a strange looking bug. With its bristly hair, it’s hard to tell its front from its back. But this tiny, hairy bug actually exists! Read on to see the hairy numbers behind this crazy creature.

Strut Like a Sheep
January 3rd, 2021

Sheep are herd animals who just follow each other without asking questions. So we’re loving this video that shows a stream of sheep flowing from one grassy area to another. And when it comes to all these sheep, the math is boundless! Read on to count the sheep and discover the moving math.

Who Let the Owls Out?
December 17th, 2020

If you go out to eat, you don’t usually expect owls to show up. But owl-themed cafes are becoming popular in Japan – and we can see why since these creatures are pretty cute! Read on to have a “whooot” with the owl-restaurant math.

Racing Alligators
December 16th, 2020

If you raced an alligator, who would win? Are you faster than an alligator? Read on to do the math to see if you could say “See ya later, alligator!” in a race against this short, stumpy friend.

Take a Walk with a Fish
December 6th, 2020

Bedtime Math fan Michael B. just let us know that scientists found a fish on the ocean floor that can walk! Read on to take a walk on the wild side with the math in this amazing discovery.

When Platypuses Glow Crazy
November 27th, 2020

Other than people, the platypus might be the weirdest animal on Earth. When this creature was first found, it was hard to believe one animal had this strange mix of body parts. It is a furry mammal, but has duck-like feet, and is one of only two mammals that lay eggs. And now to top […]

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