puzzles

Last Piece of the Puzzle
February 24th, 2022

Jigsaw puzzles can be easy or challenging. But there’s no doubt about it that there’s a ton of math in them – especially the world’s largest jigsaw puzzle! Read on to piece together the puzzle math.

Because Robots Love Toys, Too
December 27th, 2021

The Rubik’s cube is a fun puzzle that people have been solving for decades. So why not let robots have some fun with it, too? Read to see how fast a robot can solve this famous puzzle, and unscramble the layers of math in this Rubik’s-cubing robot!

Time to Bake Cookies
December 18th, 2021

It’s National Bake Cookies Day, and what better way to celebrate than with some math-y cookies made by computer science professor Francesco De Comite! Read on to eat up the math in these puzzle-like cookies – and put your math where your mouth is.

Tricky Triangles
May 21st, 2020

Solve some shape-based puzzles with this tricky tangram story!

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