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Most of us take for granted that we have the power to monitor the passage of time, to know at…

Have you ever thought about how it’s kind of weird that a circle has 360 degrees? At first thought, it…

By the end of the last episode, we had proven that the interior angles of a triangle always add up…

A few weeks ago, I realized that I have pretty much zero intuition about how much a gram weighs. I…

Quick, what’s 1 + 1? It’s obviously 2, right? Not so fast! What if I was to tell you that…

After our 3 frequently asked questions about math puzzles episode last week, math fan Cynthia wrote to tell me about…

If you’re anything like me, you don’t exactly love doing long division. Which is exactly why I avoid it as…

In the last article, we discovered that integers alone are not sufficient to fully describe the world around us—we need…

Over the last several articles we’ve learned that many of the numbers we deal with in our daily lives…

In the last article, we learned how to turn simple repeating decimal numbers into fractions. Specifically, we learned how to…