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middle-school math

 
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Math has spoken: You're cutting a cake all wrong

A fascinating exposition of humanity's laziness shows the mathematically efficient way of cutting your gateau.

By June 18, 2014

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Lumosity (Android)

The free app from Lumosity doesn't do a lot to train your brain, and for the cost of the paid subscription, you don't get much more.

July 2, 2014

3.5 stars Editors' rating July 2, 2014

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The real Captain America is obese and bad at math

Think your beloved superhero is as hunky as Chris Evans? The real Cap' is more likely to be overweight and behind in school.

By July 2, 2014

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Tomorrow Daily 004: T-Mobile's UnRadio service, Lego Fusion, and cutting cakes with math

Today, Ashley and Rich wonder if T-Mobile's newest Uncarrier initiative is good (or bad) for consumers. Also, Lego's got a new trick up its sleeve that blends digital and physical toys, a number nerd displays the "correct" way to slice up a cake, and we discuss your thoughts on the Amazon Fire smartphone.

By June 19, 2014

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Tomorrow Daily 004: T-Mobile's UnRadio service, Lego Fusion, cake math, and more

Today, Tomorrow Daily wonders if T-Mobile's newest Uncarrier initiative is good (or bad!) for consumers, checks out Lego Fusion, watches a number nerd show us the "scientifically correct" way to slice up a cake, and discusses your thoughts on the Amazon Fire smartphone.

By June 19, 2014

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Amazon releases new TenMarks math education app for Kindle

The company plays catchup with Apple on the education front with its recently acquired education app's debut on the Kindle Fire tablet.

By June 2, 2014

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Math teacher allegedly tweets racy pics, calls kids 'jailbait'

A Colorado teacher's Twitter page includes semi-nude pics and tweets about drugs. However, did she break any school rules?

By January 30, 2013

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'Treegonometry' uses math for perfect Xmas tree

U.K. students calculate a math formula for just the right proportion of tree decorations. Their efforts won't win a Nobel Prize, but they do add up to a bit of festive fun.

By December 11, 2012

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Zombie survival class whacked from Oregon middle school

A popular extracurricular zombie survival class fails to survive the schedule at an Oregon middle school.

By March 25, 2013

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'Game of Thrones' math: How many dragons could a dire wolf eat?

Crave's Michael Franco puzzles out a "Game of Thrones" question that's been nagging him for as long as winter's been coming. How many Targaryen dragons would one Stark dire wolf need to eat to survive?

By March 14, 2014