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How to Use Pi to Celebrate March 14 in the Nerdiest Way Possible

By Jason SaenzMarch 14, 2015
Every year on March 14, mathematicians, scholars and number junkies gather to celebrate the illuminati of numbers: pi. Did the ancient Egyptians... More  →
How to Use Pi to Celebrate March 14 in the Nerdiest Way Possible

Math Teachers Are Sexist and Everything Is the Worst

By Ashley Brooke RobertsFebruary 16, 2015
Math tests + teachers who know your name = gender biased test scores BREAKING: Math, the once thought of common denominator, which can... More  →
Math Teachers Are Sexist and Everything Is the Worst

Math Equations That Would ACTUALLY Be Useful For Getting Through School

By Andrew TavinSeptember 18, 2014
Hello all! Let's be honest, sometimes you're forced to learn something in school that won't actually be useful to your life at... More  →
Math Equations That Would ACTUALLY Be Useful For Getting Through School

Open Thread for July 29!

By SparkLifeJuly 29, 2014
Today's OT pic comes from a puffin to a penguin: 7 Things I Like About Plums: 1. Their eyes. 2. Their hair. 3. Their glasses. 4. Their... More  →
Open Thread for July 29!

Auntie SparkNotes: Dealing with a Hateful Teacher

By kat_rosenfieldApril 16, 2014
Dear Auntie, I am a sophomore in high school. I am a good student— I get around a B average—but not in math.... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: Dealing with a Hateful Teacher

Other Pythagorean Identities

By Janet ManleyJanuary 3, 2014
You probably know Pythagorus of Samos for his trigonometric theory that sin(2)θ + cos(2)θ = 1, but our old buddy Pythagorus was... More  →
Other Pythagorean Identities

Auntie SparkNotes: What If I Fail Math?

By kat_rosenfieldNovember 8, 2013
Dear Auntie, My problem is about something I thought I would never have trouble with: my math grade. I'm in ninth grade... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: What If I Fail Math?

Auntie SparkNotes: I Cheated; Should I Confess?

By kat_rosenfieldOctober 1, 2013
Hey Auntie, I cheated. More specifically, I cheated on a math test/quiz last year and I got half-caught this year. Basically I... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: I Cheated; Should I Confess?

This Math Nerd Is My Prom Hero

By Emily WinterMay 3, 2013
What do you do when you don't have a prom date? TAKE YOUR CALCULATOR! This awesome girl (who we really hope... More  →
This Math Nerd Is My Prom Hero