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5 Ways To Beat OldSchool Games Using Math
A few years ago, the news came out that computers have ruined the game of checkers forever by coming up with a perfect strategy that can’t be beaten. This made us wonder if there were other ways to use math to completely ruin innocent games from our childhoods.

Pop Culture Math
Formulations and equations by Matt Cowan, based on various pop culture figures. I was told there would be no math, but I guess this is fine.

Leap Year Explained
Hey, who put an extra day in my February? Silly universe, why don’t you adhere to the mathematics of man?

Penis Size Math
The Internet: Where the absurd meets the scientific to create the wildly offensive. God bless it. (via reddit.com) View Image ›

Courtney Love On Mathematics, Crack Cocaine
The intellectual benefits of crack are apparently boundless. Here’s Courtney Love, from the upcoming book Courtney Comes Clean, on the unexpected upside of smoking rock.

The Math That Saved Apollo 13 Just Sold For $388,375
The Lunar Module Systems Activation Checklist Book from the Apollo 13 mission was sold at auction last night. Anyone else think the winning bidder got a good deal?

This Guy Is The Coolest Math Teacher Ever
Not only did Biola University Professor, Matthew Weathers, perform this neat trick in his class, but he also didn’t teach any actual math during the lesson. Which ultimately makes him the BEST math teacher.

Does Biology Explain Why There Are Few Women In Computer Science?
Short answer: NO! But if you really need more proof, PhD student Terri Oda breaks it down for you in a neat little slide show. (via thesocietypages.org) View List ›

Batman Math
Genius. I’m no mathematician, does anyone know if this is correct? View Image ›

Dark Side Geometry Lesson
I always thought it was more of a Death Oblate Spheroid, myself. But I guess that’s just not as catchy. (Via) View Image ›

Harry Potter Math
I’d give this kid an Aplus. View Image ›

Geek Wrist Watch
Vying for space on the wrists of style loving nerds, the Geek Wrist Watch displays the time in mathematical notations. View Image ›

Basic Math Is Super Hard You Guiz
I would weep for the future but my tears are on strike from this stupidity. View Image ›

24oz Venti Iced Coffees Are Good, Deal
Summer is almost here! Is there anything more enjoyable than a Venti Iced Coffee in the hot summer months? (Warning: math content ahead.) ::UPDATED:: View List ›

Children’s Story Mathematics
I’ve never had math so awesome/childhood ruined quite like this before. (Via here for educational Nova Scotian (That’s in Canada, folks) toystore Brain Candy) View List ›

Glee Is Not Very Good At Math
It’s a good thing Mr. Schue is a Spanish teacher, or else he’d be out of a job. View Image ›

Musicians By The Numbers
A series of graphs from The Daily that mathematically break down popular musicians into individual components. Did you know Radiohead is 10% back issues of Wired? Or Justin Bieber is 26% completely benign dreaminess? You probably knew the Black Eyed Peas are 17% corporate sponsorships, though. View List ›

Math Movie Quiz
Can you figure out what movie each of these mathematical equations represents? I couldn’t.

Can You Figure Out These Movie Titles?
Math nerds! Help!!! This is really hard and fun. Make yourself useful for once! (Spiked Math, via TDW Geeks) View Image ›

How To Snakes
Snake snake snake snake snake snake. Watch Video ›

Does Hidden Sexism Discourage Girls from Math and Science?
Math is hard! *giggle*

The Paper Staple
I don’t know why the teacher was so upset. This shows ingenuity and gumption. Plus, it’s entirely recyclable. Laziness saves the planet yet again. View Image ›

Interactive YouTube Brain Game
Garden Mind presents the World’s First Interactive YouTube Brain Game. Watch Video ›

Know Your Logical Proofs
I never learned this kind of logic in Geometry. View Image ›

This + That = LOL
DIY secret formulas for making Susan Boyle, The Mask and zebras. View Image ›

How The Japanese Multiply
Very complicatedly, if this video is anything to go by. Frankly, I’d almost rather not multiply at all if it means trying to wrap my head around this method. (Via.) Watch Video ›

Doodling in Math Class: Infinity Elephants
I …I think I just learned something. ¬_¬ Watch Video ›

One Of These Is You
This about sums it up. It’s like guidancecounseling for the hopelessly disaffected. (Via @rcbth.) View Image ›

XKCD Wedding Cake
This is the most romantic wedding cake I’ve ever seen. View Image ›

Nature By Numbers
Cristóbal Vila created this short animated film that deals with geometric formulas that appear in nature such as the Fibonacci Sequence. View Media ›