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Sky-High Group Dive
April 4th, 2021

Can 20 guys really stack on top of each other and dive together into a pool? Read on to make a splash with math and find out!

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.

One Way or the Otter
July 11th, 2020

Sea otters are cute, furry animals who like to float in the water. But how do they float for so long? Read on to find out, and float away with the math and numbers behind these adorable sea animals.

Getting a Grip on It
March 29th, 2020

Have you ever stayed in the bathtub or pool so long that your fingers turned wrinkly? Wonder why that happens? Scientists did some tests to figure out this mystery. Read on to get a grip on the math (and science!) of wrinkly fingers.

Pooches in the Pool
September 3rd, 2019

How does a hot dog cool off? By doing a doggy paddle in the local pool, of course! At the end of every summer, right before the pools are cleaned, the town of Calgary, Canada opens its pools to its four-legged furry friends. Read on to see how quickly the waggly tails and paddling paws add up during this town’s dog days of summer.

Sneaky Fun for Fawns
June 25th, 2019

Deer aren’t the best swimmers, but that didn’t stop this baby deer from having some fun in one family’s pool! Read on to cool off with the math in this fun-loving fawn’s pool adventure.

Doggy Paddle Like a Pro
May 21st, 2019

Eight puppies plus 1 pool equals lots of excitement! Read on to “wet” your appetite for cuteness and math.

Bears in the Backyard Pool
August 25th, 2017

You’ve probably heard of the doggy paddle, but what about the bear paddle? One family of bears decided to show us just that as they took a swim in the backyard pool of a New Jersey family. Read on to see how much fun the mama and cub bears had – and swim through the numbers behind these bubbly bears!

Going for the Gold
August 5th, 2016

During the Olympics, people who are good at all kinds of sports come together to see who’s the fastest, strongest, and best. And there’s bound to be lots of math in that! Read on to do the math in Olympics sports.

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