Happy Pi Day: Many More Than 3.14... Pictures Of Cool Pi Creations

Happy Pi Day: Many more than 3.14... pictures of cool Pi creations

Celebrating Pi Day with everything from Pumpkin Pi to neck ink to a Google Doodle

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  • Ants use 'math' to find fastest routes
    Just as light does, ants traveling through different materials follow the fastest path, not the shortest one. A recent study found that when fire ants (Wasmannia auropunctata) crossed different surfaces, the insects chose the route that would minimize their total walking time, rather than the distance traveled. More
  • Five ways to celebrate 3.14159 on Pi Day
    Today is Pi Day, a day to celebrate the joys of the mathematical constant of 3.14159 or a slice of baked deliciousness. If the term "pi" doesn't ring any bells, let's review a little high school geometry. Pi is the ratio of a circle's circumference to its diameter and is represented by the 16th letter of the Greek alphabet ("π") and is often written simply as "pi." More
  • Harvard Sophomore Uses Math to Predict Oscar Winners
    Using formulas he says are derived from "only math and 15 years of data, no personal hunches," a college student named Ben Zauzmer is taking a Nate Silver-like approach to predicting the Oscar winners -- and he says last year, his model proved 100 percent effective at determining who'd take home trophies in all eight of the major categories. More
  • College students develop apps to help kids with algebra
    iPad apps that college students have developed soon could help high school and middle school students crack the code of algebra, often a gatekeeper to college entry. More
  • Don't rush maths, report urges
    Rushing able mathematicians through the curriculum means England is producing pupils with a "superficial" grasp of the subject, a report suggests. More
  • Grimes and mom helped Shorter make a quick impact
    Shorter showed up in the summer after transferring in from Penn State and had to wait like everyone else to really get involved with practice. Now he’s running second team behind starter Trevon Grimes ...
    11/19/2020 - 12:58 pm | View Link
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