Tag - math

Winx Club: Believix Musa

Headsup: Nickelodeon Holiday Kids Stuff...

Because there was simply too much to cover in a single post, we thus proceed: It makes sense to enter into the fairy market. I don’t mean where you can haggle with Seelie rug manufacturers–I mean the same place where Disney has...

Commodus, teen heartthrob

Your Weekend Justice #65: Margaret Thatcher...

And we’re back. Please note: this podcast, if you haven’t figured it out, is profane and not safe for consumption by children or animals. Or sentient creatures of any sort. Or even cardboard boxes. Nothing. Nobody. Got it...

Look Around You

Look Around You and Maths: Stop Fighting Now

The first episode of Look Around You, the terrific and sick education series that is actually more accurate than what they teach in Alabama schools. And don’t send me hate mail, because I grew up in Alabama, so I know what I’m...

That’s Numberwang: We Like Those...

Ken sent this to me at some point during this past weekend, when I was in a huge NyQuil haze. Oddly, while under chemical influences, this reminded me a lot of the math classes I took during middle school. Now that the haze has...

Must Be That New Math

Eglobe1 has a bunch of math solutions that basically get an E for effort. And…not much else. You’d think they had found a bunch of my old school papers, honestly. Found via Neatorama.

Buckaroo Banzai spotted jotting down the Death Star formula all the way back in 1984

How Much Juice Would the Death Star Really...

Just how much firepower would be necessary to blow a planet to hell with something like the Death Star? These folks use a combination of physics and mathematics to figure out just what it would take to, as they say, “accelerate the...

Odds and Ends for 3-8-2006

Not something you hear everyday: Ukrainian covers of songs by The Smiths. A photo gallery dedicated to people proving math theorems while wearing sarongs. Found via Dave Barry. More weird banana art. Also re-brought to our attention by Mr...