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Ramanujan surprises again
... Permalink Submitted by Jan van Mourik on January 7, 2017 Which equation has the constant c in it? ...
Marianne  9 Mar 2018  12:15  15 comments

Prime mystery
... (for example, x , y and z could be 3, 5 and 7, in which case we'd be looking at the third, fifth and seventh prime ... Is the question flawed? It seems to me, 3, 5 and 7 are the 3rd, 4th and 5th primes, which fits the x, y, z requirement. So ...
Marianne  16 Aug 2014  05:43  8 comments

Round peg in square hole or square peg in round hole?
... the Mathematical Association of America and has his own blog . You can follow Colm on Twitter . Peg and hole ... 3.14159 Are of square = 4x (1*1)=4 Ratio = 3.14159/4 = .78 while square peg in round hole is: Area of square = 4*(1/2 ...
Marianne  23 Apr 2012  10:58  20 comments

Sexual statistics
... had 14 sexual partners, on average, and women 7. Studies have suggested that women give lower numbers when they fear the ...
Marianne  21 Feb 2018  16:43  5 comments

If we all go for the blonde
... By JoséManuel Rey June 2008 This article is the winner of the general public category of ... Permalink Submitted by Anonymous on February 7, 2016 If you think you can make the country better you ...
plusadmin  26 Oct 2015  09:37  9 comments

Happy Pi Day!
... Pi Day with beautiful pictures in his Guardian blog , as well as translating the classics into Pilish . And we loved the, ...
Rachel  17 Mar 2014  14:26  0 comments

News from the world of maths: What would you like to know about your Universe
... question is not on this list, then leave a comment on this blog and we'll endeavour to include it in a future poll — there will be five ... by Plus @ 12:10 PM 7 Comments: At 11:20 AM , Anonymous said... I ...
plusadmin  19 Aug 2010  19:24  0 comments

Peg and hole puzzle: Solution
... the Mathematical Association of America and has his own blog . You can follow Colm on Twitter . ...
Marianne  23 Apr 2012  10:57  5 comments

Get code cracking tonight!
... in each episode, in a series of online games and on the blog . Getting all the clues right may lead you to a valuable prize hidden ...
Marianne  27 Jul 2011  15:19  3 comments

Happy Eulerian day!
... the mathematical dates we have to celebrate in the Wolfram Blog: Happy Vampire Day . ...
Rachel  26 Nov 2010  15:38  0 comments